Acts & Regulations

A list of the Acts and Regulations which govern the funeral directing and embalming professions.

Applications and professional information

All professional information and forms can now be reviewed and downloaded on this web site. If you have any problems, please contact the office.

CEC Information

Please see our list of pre-approved continuing education credits, including courses available on-line.


Important information and resources for funeral professionals during the COVID-19 pandemic

Past Chairmen

"Leadership," according to famed management consultant Peter Drucker, "is lifting a person’s vision to high sights, the raising of a person’s performance to a higher standard, the building of a personality beyond its normal limitations." Here at the Nova Scotia Board of Registration of Embalmers and Funeral Directors, we recognize the critical importance of ensuring our organization is guided by leaders with insight, commitment and confidence. Here are the names and of the men and women who have served as chairman in the past.

Lisa Smith, Past Co-Chair


Elizabeth Alguire, Past Co-Chair


Adam Tipert, Past Chairman


Alan E. MacLeod, Past Chairman

2014 -  2016

Charles L. Curry, Past Chairman

2010 - 2014

D. Wayne Weatherbee, Past Chairman

1998 - 2009

Peter Walsh , Past Chairman

1995 - 1998

Peter Chandler, Past Chairman

Feb. 1995 - June 1995

Basil McGillivray, Past Chairman

1993 - 1995