Certifying Documents

What does it mean to have documents certified ?

Copies of documents requested and provided in support of an application must be certified as true copies of the original documents.

Who can certify documents 

In Nova Scotia, the following people are authorized to certify documents;

Professional accountant
Chiropractor
Dentist
Funeral director
Professional engineer
Justice of the peace or judge
Lawyer
Manager of a financial institution
Medical doctor
Member of parliament
Member of a provincial legislature
Minister of a religion
Postmaster
Primary, secondary or university teacher
Social worker
Veterinarian