All occupational therapists must be registered with the College to legally practice and use the title "Occupational Therapist" or "OT" in Nova Scotia.

Registering with the College demonstrates that the individual respects the public’s right to safe, competent and ethical care, and recognizes the College's role in supporting and monitoring practice.

All registered OTs must renew their registration on an annual basis and ensure that all of their information on the College register is kept up to date.

Occupational therapists are entitled to use the designation O.T. Reg. (NS) if their name is on the Register.

To register, choose one of the following options: