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

Exam Fees

Examination fees are as follows:
Embalmer’s written examination: $100.00
Embalmer’s clinical examination: $200.00
Supplemental examination: $200.00
Funeral director’s written examination: $100.00
Funeral director’s practical examination: $200.00  
Mortuary Law Exam: $250.00
Please pay by cheque or money order made out to the N.S. Board of Registration of Embalmers and Funeral Directors. E-mail money transfers can be sent to