Nova Scotia College of Medical Laboratory Technologists

NSCMLT Registration

When looking for a Medical Laboratory Technologist, it is important to check that they are registered with the college.

Only individuals who are registered with the Nova Scotia College of Medical Laboratory Technologists may use the title Medical Laboratory Technologist, MLT, or any designate of. The college maintains a code of ethics, practice standards, and guidelines that members must follow when practising medical laboratory technology in Nova Scotia. These standards are in place to  ensure protection to the public through regulation. 

Registration with the College indicates that the individual:

  • Has met the education and registration requirements
  • Demonstrates continued adherence to the practice standards
  • Respects the public’s right to safe, competent and ethical care
  • Participates in quality assurance to stay current in medical laboratory technology
  • Is subject to investigation when a complaint is received by the college about their practice as a MLT



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Land Acknowledgement - NSCMLT would like to begin by respectfully acknowleding that the province of Nova Scotia is the ancestral homelands of many diverse populations and acknowledge that we are on the traditional lands, referred to as Mi'kma'ki the ancestral and unceded territory of the Mi'kmaq People who are the founding people of Nova Scotia under the "Treaties of Peace and Friendship". We respect the Peace and Friendship treaties, we acknowledge the harms and mistakes of the past, and we dedicate ourselves to move forward in partnership with Indigenous communities in a spirit of reconciliation and collaboration.  

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380 Bedford Highway, Suite 202
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3M 2L4


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Phone: 902-453-9605

Toll Free: 888-897-4095 (NS only)

Fax: 902-454-3535