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Permits, Forms & Licences

Looking for a form, a permit or related information? The lists below provide information, and forms (where available), for most of the permits, approvals, licences and certifications issued by various departments.

Permits Directory

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Use this section to help you find the permits you need for all Provincial government departments and municipalities.

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Forms and Applications


This section you can find a list of the online forms and applications available across all levels of government.

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What is BizPaL?


Create a customized list of the permits and licences you need to do business in Nova Scotia across all levels of government.

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Registry of Joint Stock Companies

Access Nova Scotia Business card

If you plan to do business, start a society or want information about existing companies in Nova Scotia, this section is for you.

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