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Getting a Nursing Licence

How to Apply for an RN Licence

You need to be licensed in your province or territory before you can practice as a nurse. The links on the right will take you to the appropriate organization to obtain your license. In Canada, the nursing profession is self-regulated – the provincial and territorial nursing bodies regulate the practice of nursing to best serve the interests of the public. As such, the requirements for licensure are established by the provincial and territorial nursing bodies.