Nova Scotia

Contact Information
Nova Scotia Department of Natural Resources, Operations Division
Nova Scotia Dept. of Natural Resources
Halifax , Nova Scotia B3J 2T9
Phone: 902-424-4821
Fax: 902-424-7735

Replacement Hunter Safety Card Information: No web access, must contact office
Web Sites
Main Web Site:  (
Hunter Education Web Site:  (

Hunter Education Requirement
To purchase a hunting license you must have completed an approved Hunter Education course.

Hunter Orange Requirement
All hunters and those accompanying them must wear a cap or hat and a vest, coat, or shirt of solid Hunter Orange visible from all sides. Camouflage Hunter Orange is permitted during bow hunter season for deer as long as there are at least 400 square inches visible from all sides. Nova Scotia refuses to recognize Camouflage Hunter Orange as a legal fabric except during archery deer season.

Hunter Education Instructor Association
Nova Scotia Course Provider Hnatiuks Training Division
5 Mill Village Rd.
Shubenacadie, NS , Nova Scotia B0N2H0
Contact:Luigi Zanin, Course Coordinator
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