Protection of the Public is the College Mandate

The College’s purpose is to protect the public by promoting the provision of safe, competent, ethical, and compassionate nursing services by LPNs. The mandate is outlined and determined by the LPN Act.

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What’s New @ CLPNNS

The joint boards of the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Nova Scotia (CLPNNS) and the College of Registered Nurses of Nova Scotia (CRNNS) have voted to work towards the creation of one nursing regulator for the province of Nova Scotia.


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2018 Registration and License Renewal

Annual renewal is now open.

Reminder: A $50 late fee is applied to all renewals received after October 15, 2017 which is in

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