Criminal Record Checks

At this time, the Nova Scotia Securities Commission is unable obtain criminal record checks for anyone applying for registration or for issuers in connection with filing Personal Information Forms, or for filing by Community Economic Development Investment Funds (CEDIFs). Criminal record checks must be submitted when  Nova Scotia residents are filing an initial or reactivation of registration applications, in connection with filing Personal Information Forms or by CEDIFs under securities laws. To obtain a criminal record check, applicants can visit their nearest law enforcement office.

Follow these links for information on obtaining a criminal record check from the Halifax Regional Police or from the RCMP.