Important Information on Licence Renewal, New Transition to Practice Online Module and More

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July 27, 2023

Important Licence Renewal Information 

The licence renewal period for the 2023-2024 year opens on August 2nd! To be eligible to practice on November 1, 2023, you must renew your licence before the renewal period closes on October 31, 2023.

In January, NSCN implemented a new regulatory information system that includes an easy-to-use registrant portal. Your annual licensure renewal will be completed via the portal here. Please see below for more helpful information on NSCN's new registrant portal.

Important Dates to Remember In 2023

August 2: First day to renew your licence.

September 6: Deadline to renew if you are on payroll deduction with your employer.

October 11: Deadline to be entered into the licence renewal contest.

October 31: Deadline to renew your licence.

November 1: First day of the new licensure period. All nurses must have a 2023-2024 licence in order to work as a nurse.

Learn more about renewing your licence here.

Other Important News 

Licence Renewal FAQs

Building Culturally Responsive Care for Nova Scotians Survey for Nurses Coming Soon

NSCN is launching Building Culturally Responsive Care for Nova Scotians, a survey for nurses to learn more about the diversity of the profession and to better understand the role we can play in ensuring nurses are able to provide culturally responsive care. Learn more.

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