Professional Associations

Registration Requirements

What are the requirements for registration with Engineers Nova Scotia?


Engineers Nova Scotia Registration

The law requires that an engineer practicing in Nova Scotia must register with Engineers Nova Scotia.


Under the Engineering Profession Act & By-Laws, applicants who want to register must:

  • Be academically qualified as an engineer
  • Have enough acceptable engineering work experience in their area of qualification
  • Understand local practices and Canadian work conditions
  • Be competent in English
  • Be of good character
  • Show an understanding of professional practice and ethics issues

(See Source 1)


Do you have to register with a regulatory body in your country of origin?


If yes, are the requirements similar?


What is different?

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    Source 1: Engineers Nova Scotia Website