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Looking for a form, a permit or related information? The lists below provide information, and forms (where available), for the most of the permits, approvals, licences and certifications issued by the department.

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For information on individuals or businesses that currently hold licences or certifications with the department, see our Licence and Certification Listings page.

Access to Information
Topic Documents Info
Correction of Personal Information FormPDF Download Link (PDF:57k) More
Environmental Registry Application FormPDF Download Link (PDF:28k)
GuidePDF Download Link (PDF:47k)
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FOIPOP Application Form More
Contaminated Sites
Topic Documents
Contaminated Sites Remediation Report
  • Administrative Fee Fact Sheet (under review)
Dangerous Goods Approvals
Topic Documents Info
Dangerous Goods / Waste Dangerous Goods / Salvage Yard / Used Oil Collector Application for ApprovalPDF Download Link (PDF:967k) More
Waste Dangerous Goods Generator, Receiver or Carrier Registration / Waste Manifests   More
Environmental Approvals
Topic Documents Info
Industrial Approval Application for ApprovalPDF Download Link (PDF:329k)  
Municipal Approval Application for ApprovalPDF Download Link (PDF:573k)  
On-Site Sewage Disposal Approval Application for ApprovalPDF Download Link (PDF:416k)  
Pesticide Approval Application for ApprovalPDF Download Link (PDF:499k) More
Water Approval Application for ApprovalPDF Download Link (PDF:425k)  
Other Application for ApprovalPDF Download Link (PDF:459k)  
Environmental Assessment
Topic Documents Info
Environmental Assessment Approval Fee SchedulePDF Download Link (PDF:106k)
GuidePDF Download Link (PDF:414k)
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Fuels, Motive Fuels and Petroleum Storage
Topic Documents Info
Fuel Oil Retailer ApplicationPDF Download Link (PDF:129k)
RenewalPDF Download Link (PDF:124k)
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Fuel Oil Wholesaler ApplicationPDF Download Link (PDF:129k)
RenewalPDF Download Link (PDF:119k)
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Motive Fuel Retailer ApplicationPDF Download Link (PDF:129k)
RenewalPDF Download Link (PDF:112k)
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Motive Fuel Wholesaler ApplicationPDF Download Link (PDF:129k)
RenewalPDF Download Link (PDF:118k)
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Petroleum Storage Tank - Notification Form Application formPDF Download Link (PDF:148k)  
Petroleum Storage Tank - Installation / Removal / Alteration Form Application formPDF Download Link (PDF:159k)  
Petroleum Storage Tank - Registration / Transfer of Ownership Application formPDF Download Link (PDF:159k)  
Petroleum Storage Tank - Installer Certificate   More
Pests and Pesticides
Topic Documents Info
Business Operator's Certificate (Pesticides) FormPDF Download Link (PDF:245k) More
Contingency Plan for Pesticide Approval and Certificate Holders Planning SheetPDF Download Link (PDF:18k)  
Pesticide Applicator Certificate of Qualification FormPDF Download Link (PDF:404k) More
Pesticide (Use or Storage) Approval Application for ApprovalPDF Download Link (PDF:499k)
Protected Areas
Topic Documents
Licence Application To Conduct Scientific Research In A Wilderness Area FormPDF Download Link (PDF:705k)
Recycling and Waste
Topic Documents Info
Municipal Waste Approval: Solid Waste Application for ApprovalPDF Download Link (PDF:573k) More
Salvage Yard Approval Application for ApprovalPDF Download Link (PDF:967k) More
Used Oil Collection Facility Application for ApprovalPDF Download Link (PDF:967k) More
Water Approvals
Topic Documents Info
Watercourse Alteration More
Watercourse Alteration Specifications  
Water Allocation Application for ApprovalPDF Download Link (PDF:425k) More
Water Withdrawal Approval  
Wetland Alteration Approval Application for ApprovalPDF Download Link (PDF:425k) More
Water Wells and Water Facilities
Topic Documents Info
Industrial Plant / Facilities Approval Application for ApprovalPDF Download Link (PDF:329k) More
Municipal Plant / Facilities Approval:  Water Works Application for ApprovalPDF Download Link (PDF:573k) More
Registration Form for Public Drinking Water Supplies FormPDF Download Link (PDF:240k)  
Water Treatment Facility, Water Distribution Facility, Wastewater Treatment Facility, Wastewater Collection Facility : Classification Certificate FormPDF Download Link (PDF:113k) More
Operator in Training (OIT), Water Treatment Facility, Water Distribution Facility, Wastewater Treatment Facility, Wastewater Collection Facility : Operator Certification Exam More
Well & Pump Installation Reports
Completed electronic logs can be submitted via email: welldata@gov.ns.ca OR hard copy to the NSE Bedford office.
Pump Installer's Certificate of Qualification More
Well Digger's Certificate of Qualification More
Well Driller's Certificate of Qualification More
Wastewater and Sewage Disposal
Topic Documents Info
Municipal Waste Approval: Sewer Application for ApprovalPDF Download Link (PDF:573k) More
On-site Sewage Forms Submission forms More