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To file a complaint with the Cosmetology Association, please fill out and sign the complaint form below (required for investigation) and forward it to compliance@nscosmetology.ca.

Complaint Form

Please read the information below in full:
The purpose of the disciplinary process is to ensure the protection of the public and to maintain the preserve the integrity of the practice of cosmetology. 
(2012 c.39, s43)
A complaint must be initiated by:
  1. a member
  2. any body, corporate, or association
  3. an inspector hired or engaged pursuant to Section 40
  4. a committee of the association
  5. any other person
A complaint MUST BE MADE IN WRITING AND SIGNED within two years of giving rise to the complaint.

Upon receipt of the complaint, the Executive Director may make any inquiries and take necessary steps to address the complaint and within 30 days, the Executive Director will provide her findings in writing to the respondent and the complainant. 
(2012, c.39, s48)

The Executive Director may dismiss a complaint under the following guidelines:
  1. it is outside the jurisdiction of the Association
  2. it is frivolous or vexatious
  3. it is absent supportive facts
  4. the incident took place more than 2 years ago.
To file a complaint with the Cosmetology Association, please fill out and sign the complaint form below (required for investigation) and forward it to compliance@nscosmetology.ca.

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Cosmetology Association (NS)
126 Chain Lake Drive
Halifax, NS  B3S 1A2
Canada

Hours of Operation
Monday 8:30 - 4:30
Tuesday 8:30 - 4:30
Wednesday 8:30 - 4:30
Thursday 8:30 - 4:30
Friday 8:30 - 3:00

*Holiday or Weather closures/cancellations will be noted in the Calendar
Office: (902)468-6477
Fax: (902)468-7147
Toll Free: (800)765-8757

General Inquiries
info@nscosmetology.ca

Provincial Exam Information
jill@nscosmetology.ca

Executive Director
Dana Sharkey, CAE
executivedir@nscosmetology.ca 



 

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