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Legislation & Policies

Real Estate Trading Act

The Nova Scotia Real Estate Trading Act establishes the Nova Scotia Real Estate Commission as the regulatory body for real estate in the province.
Find out more about the Real Estate Trading Act and the provincial regulations

Commission By-law

The Commission is given the authority to establish and enforce the By-law necessary to regulate the real estate industry in Nova Scotia through the Real Estate Trading Act.
Find out more about the Commission's By-laws

Commission Policies

Commission policies are defined and established by the Board of Directors as a need is identified.
View Policies


The Financial Transactions and Reports Analysis Centre of Canada (FINTRAC), Canada's financial intelligence unit. All brokerages in Canada are required to comply with FINTRAC requirements.
FINTRAC website

The Nova Scotia Real Estate
is the regulator of the
Nova Scotia real estate industry.

Contact Us

Nova Scotia Real Estate Commission

601-1595 Bedford Highway
Bedford, NS
B4A 3Y4

p: 1.902.468.3511 or

f:  1.902.468.1016 or