Acts & Regulations

EFDA Chapter 144 of the Revised Statutes, 1989 amended 2003, c. 19, s. 7 EFDR This version is copyright C 2014, Province of Nova Scotia.

Professional Information

All professional information and forms can now be reviewed and downloaded on this web site. If you have any problems, please contact the office.

CEC Information

The NSBREFD has now made it possible for all licensees to check their continuing education credit hours. Please be sure to remember your log in code.

Statute of Limitation Policies

APPROVED  MAY 27, 2015
  • A license lapsed for five (5) years or more, whether it be a funeral director or embalmer will re-do his/her written exam and re-do his/her clinical or practical exam over again with a passing mark of 75%.
  • Apprentice funeral directors or embalmers will be suspended if his/her written exam is not completed in four (4) years from the date of registering as an apprentice.
  • Practical or clinical exams for apprentice funeral directors or embalmers must be completed within a  three (3) years period from the date the written exam was completed and passed.