Acts & Regulations

A list of the Acts and Regulations which govern the funeral directing and embalming professions.

Applications and 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

Please see our list of pre-approved continuing education credits, including courses available on-line.


Important information and resources for funeral professionals during the COVID-19 pandemic


Committee Membership Application
Complete this form if you wish for a committee membership.
Provincial Licensing Requirements
Here is an overview of the mandated state requirements for funeral service professionals in our state, as well as links to the agencies involved in their licensing and governance. Learn the requirements for a funeral director license or embalmers license here.
Embalmer License Information
Anyone who wants to act as an embalmer in Nova Scotia.
Funeral Director License Information
Anyone who wants to act as a funeral director in Nova Scotia.