Welcome to NSDA
The Nova Scotia Dietetic Association is the regulatory body for dietitians and nutritionists in Nova Scotia. Provincial legislation, the Professional Dietitians Act, authorizes NSDA to engage in registration, activities to promote continuing competency, and address public complaints to ensure safe, ethical and competent dietetic practice.
There are approximately 500 dietitians and nutritionists licensed with NSDA. In order to be licensed to practice using the titles dietitian or nutritionist in Nova Scotia, registration with NSDA is mandatory.
NSDA's mission is to effectively regulate dietetic practice in the interest of Nova Scotians.
Directory of Dietitians
Click here to view whether a dietitian or nutritionist is licensed in Nova Scotia. Full licenced registrants have met requirements for entry into the profession and have complied with the annual continuing competency program.
Click here to view the list of temporary members. Temporary members have met entry requirements and will write and pass the Canadian Dietetics Registration Exam before obtaining a full licence.
How to Find a Dietitian
Looking for reliable nutrition advice?
Search for reliable nutrition information or a consulting dietitian or nutritionist on the Dietitians of Canada website www.dietitians.ca or the Dietitians Network of Nova Scotia www.dietitiansns.com.