Application Forms

The next examination will be held Monday June 10, 2019. At Fademasters 56 Supreme Court Boss Plaza Commercial unit 4 Halifax, NS B3N 0E6.  Times vary please email for more details


These are the proper forms for registering with the NSRBA.  Please click on the link for which License you are applying for:

Application Forms

NSRBA Registered Barbers License Application
For those applying for a Registered Barbers License

NSRBA Apprentice Barbers License Application
For those that are wishing to apprentice under a Registered or Master Barber and for those that are enrolled as students in Barber College

NSRBA License Renewal Form
For those wishing to renew their License

Are you moving to Nova Scotia from another Province or Country and already have your Barber Certificate – License we welcome your applications!
The NSRBA will evaluates your education, and  make sure that your degree, diploma, certificate (or other proof of your credential) is valid and equal to a Certificate(s) issued by the NSRBA.
Please forward your documents and desired Certification to the NSRBA.     registrar(@)

Application Process

Updated Fee’s Effective 2020

Apprentice Barber Certificate  (currently $117.00)                   new fee $175.00 Jan 2020
Registered Barber Certificate   (currently $42.00)                    new fee  $50.00 Jan 2020
Master Barber Certificate         (currently $42.00)                     new fee  $50.00 Jan 2020 (Free for Seniors 65 & older)*
Expired Registered Barber Certificate fee $100.00
Expired Master Barber Certificate fee        $100.00
New Barber Shop License fee                        $75.00
Barber Shop License Renewal fee                $50.00
Expired Barber Shop License fee               $100.00

*(Free for Seniors) The NSRBA will waive fees, however registration is still required.

Barber fees cut off date is February 28, 2020