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
Renew your vehicle permit.
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.
Update your mailing address with Registry of Motor Vehicles. You can also use this service to change the address for your Health Card.
Pay a Privilege Reinstatement Fee for Registry of Motor Vehicles.
Take a driver knowledge test: Learner’s Licence (class 7).
Pay for Road Test with Registry of Motor Vehicles.
Vehicle dealerships across the province can use this service to process vehicle registration transactions.
Apply for a new or replacement birth certificate.
Apply for a new or replacement death certificate.
Apply for a new or replacement marriage certificate.