Legislation & Policies
Real Estate Trading Act
The Nova Scotia Real Estate Trading Act establishes the Nova Scotia Real Estate Commission as the regulatory body for real estate in the province.
Find out more about the Real Estate Trading Act and the provincial regulations
The Commission is given the authority to establish and enforce the By-law necessary to regulate the real estate industry in Nova Scotia through the Real Estate Trading Act.
Find out more about the Commission's By-laws
Commission policies are defined and established by the Board of Directors as a need is identified.
The Financial Transactions and Reports Analysis Centre of Canada (FINTRAC), Canada's financial intelligence unit. All brokerages in Canada are required to comply with FINTRAC requirements.