The Transit Code

Your Guide to Passenger Conduct and Policies on Halifax Transit

Thank you for being courteous and respectful of Operators and your fellow passengers. 
Whether you're on a bus or a ferry, or at Halifax Transit terminals and facilities, follow The Transit Code to help make everyone's ride on Halifax Transit enjoyable and safe.

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The Transit Code Safety Campaign

Safety for all Halifax Transit passengers and staff is a top priority. Everyone deserves a safe ride and a safe place to work. If you witness an act of aggression, let Halifax Transit staff know, or contact the police non-emergency line at (902) 490-5020.

For more information on prohibited conduct, click here.

8 Principles of The Transit Code

The Transit Code Eight Principles

8 Principles of the Transit Code

  1. Respect one another

  2. Be inclusive

  3. Mind each other’s space and privacy

  4. Be safe, for yourself and others

  5. Do not litter or deface property

  6. Communicate calmly

  7. Be courteous and kind

  8. Honour diversity, equality & the rights of all