Canadian Free Trade Agreement (CFTA) 2020

Canadian Free Trade Agreement (CFTA) 2020

CFTA Transfers
Consistent with the terms of the Canadian Free Trade Agreement (CFTA), the NSRBA will certify and register Barbers who are currently certified/registered/licensed in another jurisdiction in Canada, in accordance with the provisions of these Agreements.
• To practice in Nova Scotia as a Barber, registration in NSRBA is required.
• Additional specific policy requirements for individuals wanting to transfer under CFTA for registration as a Registered Barber are:
• Completion of a Jurisprudence Exam that examines for knowledge of:
• The NSRBA bylaw and the NSRBA Code of Ethics
• Completion of a Letter of Affirmation confirming they have read, understand, and will abide by the NSRBA Code of Ethics, the NSRBA Standard Practice Manual.
• Transfers of Newly Licensed Barbers will also be subject to NSRBA’s Practice Assessment Program as per all new certified/registered Licensees

  • Additional specific policy requirements for individuals wanting to transfer under CFTA for registration as a Registered Barber are:
  1. Download the certificate you are applying for and submit with $85.00 registration fee.
  2. Provincial Exam ($30.00)
  3. Certificate issued based on assessment of documents ($50.00 certificate fee)