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

Contact Us

Feel free to contact us with any questions you may have and someone from the Nova Scotia Board of Registration of Embalmers and Funeral Directors will contact you.



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The Nova Scotia Board of Registration will confirm receipt of your inquiry and provide a follow up correspondence in 3-5 business days.

Summer Office Hours 

Monday through Thursday - 9 am - 4 pm

Winter Office Hours 

Monday through Thursday - 9 am - 4 pm

Christmas closureDecember 22, 2023 at 12 pm, reopening January 3, 2023 at 9 am. 

Please be advised our office will be closed as a result of the current COVID-19 pandemic and public health circumstances. Please email call 902-407-6001, or reach us via mail at the address below:


301-168 Hobsons Lake Dr.

Halifax NS, B3S 0G4