Access Nova Scotia: online services

You may not need to visit Access Nova Scotia in-person. A number of services at Access Nova Scotia are also available online.

Registry of Motor Vehicle services

Vehicle permit renewal

Renew your vehicle permit.

Renew your driver's licence online (class 5, 6 and 8)

For a class 5 (passenger vehicle), class 6 (motorcycle) or class 8 (farm tractor) driver’s licence, you can renew your licence anytime in the 6 months before it expires.

Change of address

Update your mailing address with Registry of Motor Vehicles.

Knowledge Test payments

Pay for a Registry of Motor Vehicles Knowledge Test (written learner's test).

Privilege Reinstatement Fee payments (Pay a Fee for Defaulted Fines)

Pay a Privilege Reinstatement Fee for Registry of Motor Vehicles.

Road Test payments

Pay for Road Test with Registry of Motor Vehicles.

Online dealer services

Vehicle dealerships across the province can use this service to process vehicle registration transactions.

Fine payments

Pay fines that are processed through the Department of Justice.

Vital statistics

Birth, marriage and death certificates

Apply for a new or replacement birth, marriage or death certificate.