Start Your Journey with ISANS

New to Nova Scotia and want to gain practical advice and skills to build a future here? Become an ISANS client and start your pathway to possibility today. We are excited to meet you

Sign-Up for Your Intake Appointment

Before using and accessing ISANS program and services, you must have an intake appointment to register as a client.

We will need any of the following documents that you have, which must be uploaded as part of the sign-up form below:

  • Confirmation of Permanent Residence (COPR) – not your PR card
  • Work Permit
  • Letter of Nomination
  • Letter of Endorsement
  • Study Permit with off Campus work approval
  • Minister’s Permit
  • Citizenship certificate or Canadian passport
  • Language test results eg: Canadian Language Benchmark (CLB), International English Language Testing System (IELTS)

If you have a spouse and/or dependents who are also new to ISANS, you can complete the sign-up form for them. You must upload their documents.


Simply put, ISANS offers you the practical skills to settle and grow your new life here in Nova Scotia. Fill out our intake form to start building your future in Nova Scotia.

What to expect now?

Once you complete and submit your intake form, you will receive a confirmation email. ISANS will then contact you within five business days to schedule an Intake Counselor appointment. Appointments can be made virtually or in the office.

If you cannot use the above form, you can book an appointment by emailing Please keep in mind that the quickest way to get an appointment is to use the form rather than emailing.