The College of Dental Hygenists of Nova Scotia

In-person visits are limited to essential activities that must be completed in person (e.g., dropping off documents for licensing or audit). The rest of the activities will be conducted virtually. Please review our office reopening plan

An appointment must be scheduled to visit the CDHNS office location  by contacting or (902)-444-7241.

Office Hours
Monday to Friday: 8:30 am to 4:30 pm. An appointment is required to visit the office.

Office Closures

Our office will be closed on Monday, July 1, 2024 for Canada Day.

CDHNS Physical Location (and Mailing Address)
Armdale Professional Building
11 – 2625 Joseph Howe Drive
Halifax, Nova Scotia
Canada B3L 4G4
Telephone: (902) 444-7241
Fax: (902) 444-7242

Jasleen Kaur
Administrative Assistant

Please email Jasleen if you have questions about:

  • applications (registration, licensing and transfers)
  • web-postings, (including job postings)
  • registrant portal issues
  • annual renewals (payments, invoices, troubleshooting)  

* Allow 2 weeks for the processing of documents, web postings, completed applications for registration/reinstatement and transfer applications from non-practising to practising.

Stacy Bryan, RDH, DipDH, MALead

Please email Stacy if you have questions about:

  • registration or licensing
  • renewal, unrelated to application completion
  • scope of practice, standards of practice
  • quality assurance questions, e.g., continuing competency & practice hours

* Allow 1-3 business days (delays may occur if on business travel) for all email/voicemail correspondence.

Kelly Hurlburt, RDH, DipDH, BA Eng
Professional Development & Communications 

Please contact Kelly if you have questions about:

  • CDHNS Study Clubs
  • the Resource Centre
  • newsletter submissions
  • Annual General Meeting (AGM)
  • Continuing Competency (CC) Event organization

The Professional Development and Communications Coordinator holds a part-time position (3 days per week). All emails will be responded to during scheduled work days. 

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