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Online Services

  • Online service for business

    Starting a business? Already own a business? Use this service to apply for, renew and pay for licences and permits as well as to manage your other business-related transactions online.

  • Change of Address

    Moving? Use this free service to update your mailing address.

  • Birth, Marriage and Death Certificates

    Use this service to apply online for a new or replacement certificate.

  • Vehicle Permit Renewal

    Use this service to renew up to ten vehicle permits and plates, registered in the same name.

  • Knowledge Test Payments

    Use this service to pay for a Registry of Motor Vehicles Knowledge Test (written Learner's Test).

  • Road Test Payments

    Use this service to pay for Road Test with the Registry of Motor Vehicles.

  • Fine Payments

    This online service will allow you to pay fines that are processed through the Department of Justice, and the Privilege Reinstatement Fee for the Registry of Motor Vehicles.

  • Collection Services - Payments

    Use this service to make payments on your account with Collection Services.

  • Pay Parking Tickets - Halifax

    Use this service to pay your parking tickets from the Halifax Regional Municipality.

  • Pay Parking Tickets - Other Municipalities

    Use this service to pay your parking tickets from Nova Scotia municipalities.

  • Access Nova Scotia offers a range of services you can complete online. Renew your licence plate sticker, purchase a birth certificate, update your home address and much more using the links below.

  • Lien Check

    Use this service to identify liens on personal property that is a motor vehicle, trailer, mobile home, airplane, boat or outboard motor.

  • Teacher Certification

    Use this service to make a payment for a Teacher's certificate or service.

  • Verification of Licensed Driving Instructor

    Use this service to verify that an individual is licensed to provide driving instruction.

  • Insurance Agent or Agency Search

    Use this service to look up information on Insurance Agents or Agencies licensed by the Nova Scotia Office of the Superintendent of Insurance.