2021-2022 RN Fees

The following Application, Exam, Registration fees are effective from November 1, 2021 to October 31, 2022.

Application for Assessment for RN Registration  Base Fee HST Total Cost
Out of Province Applicant 50.00 7.50 57.50
Internationally Educated Nurse Assessment (never licensed in Canada)  500.00 75.00 575.00
Registration and Licensure Base Fee CNPS Liability Insurance HST Total Cost
Registration Only (not intending to apply for a licence in NS) 100.00 - 15.00 115.00
RN – Conditional (4 month) 41.00 68.00 16.35 125.35
RN – Annual Licence  428.05 68.00 74.41 570.46
RN – Practising Licence Pro-Rated after July 1      142.68 68.00 31.60 242.28
Administration Fees for Licensure Base Fee HST Total Cost
Reactivation of Licence (fee after October 31) 50.00 7.50 57.50
Administration fee to pay licence in multiple Installments (excluding payroll deduction or pre-authorized payment participants) 75.00 11.25 86.25
Licensing Exams Base Fee HST Total Cost
NCLEX-RN Exam Administration Fee – First Writing 125.00** 21.56 143.75
NCLEX-RN Exam Administration Fee – Subsequent Writings 62.50** 9.38 71.88
RN Jurisprudence Exam  50.00 7.50 57.50

** Exam fee is paid directly to vendor by the applicant.

All fees to be paid in Canadian dollars.

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