NOTE: Transcripts contain personal information and will not be released without the written permission of, or at the written request of, the student/graduate. This is in keeping with the provisions of Nova Scotia's Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, S.N.S. 1993, c.5.
Fees can be paid online using our Online Payment Service, but please ensure you print the receipt and include it with your mailed-in application so as not to delay the processing of your request.
Fees may also be prepaid by money order payable to the Minister of Finance, Nova Scotia.
The above fees (or receipt, if you paid online) should be forwarded, along with your request, to:
Nova Scotia Department of Education and Early Childhood Development
P.O. Box 578, Halifax, Nova Scotia
Phone: 902-424-6620 (see note below)
Fax: 902-424-3814 (see note below)
Please note: In response to Covid-19, the staff of the Office of Teacher Certification are requesting that all correspondance be sent by email to certification @ novascotia.ca. Phone and fax are NOT available at this time. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Contact the Institutions below to Obtain your Transcripts if you were Enrolled in the Following Programs:
Students in the Early Childhood (Pre-School) program contact:
Institute for Early Childhood Education
60 Lorne Street
Truro, Nova Scotia
Teachers at the Community Colleges/Vocational Schools requiring transcripts for Faculty Development, and/or Teacher Education courses contact:
Nova Scotia Community College Central Office
5685 Leeds Street, PO Box 1153
Halifax, Nova Scotia