Engineering Practice Guidelines
Professional Practice Guidelines (updated June, 2021)
Guidelines for use of the Professional Stamp (updated July, 2019)
Guidelines Regarding Field Review of Construction Certificates (updated December, 2022)
Practice Review Guidelines (updated August, 2016)
Guidelines and Regulations from Other Organizations
Nova Scotia Building Code Regulations
Guideline for Consulting Engineering Services (from Consulting Engineers of Nova Scotia - CENS)
Selecting a Consulting Engineer Summary (from Consulting Engineers of Nova Scotia - CENS)
Standard Specifications for Municipal Services -(Click here for ordering information)
Engineers Canada National Guidelines
Engineers Canada has a number of National Guidelines that are available for provincial engineering regulatory bodies. Note that these are for guidance only, and the Nova Scotia Engineering Profession Act and By-Laws take precedence. A list of all Engineers Canada Guidelines are available here.
Engineers Canada National Position Statements
The engineering profession has positions on key issues relating to the public interest. These are consensus positions of the provincial and territorial engineering regulatory bodies of Engineers Canada. These National Position Statements are available here.