Government of New Brunswick

Overview

This service is related to the issuance of teacher certification and related matters.

Eligibility

The Minister may issue a teacher's certificate or an interim teacher's certificate to a Canadian citizen, a permanent resident of Canada or a person who provides evidence that the person is entitled under the laws of Canada to obtain employment in Canada as a teacher.

Description

Application procedure:

1. A person shall apply in writing to the Minister for a certificate.

2. An application shall be supported by a certified transcript issued directly from the issuing institution to the Minister.

3. Where the Minister receives an application for a certificate, other than an interim teacher's certificate, between April 1 and October 31 of any year, the certificate issued shall be dated July 2 of that year.

4. Where the Minister receives an application for a certificate, other than an interim teacher's certificate, between November 1 and March 31 of any school year, the certificate issued shall be dated January 2 of that school year.


Changes To Fees

This document provides the rationale supporting changes to fees, associated revenue information, and the legal authority:
http://www2.gnb.ca/content/dam/gnb/Departments/services/fees-frais/2012/2012EECD02TeachersPrincipalsCertificatesLocalTeachersPermits.pdf

Fees

Unless otherwise specified, Fees exclude the harmonized sales tax (HST).

Fee DescriptionRate in $Effective Date
YYYY-MM-DD
Fees for certificates and permits
  Application for an interim teacher's certificate 120.002012-04-01
  Application for an initial teacher's certificate by a person who received their teacher education in New Brunswick 70.002012-04-01
  Application for an upgrade of a teacher's certificate or interim teacher's certificate70.002012-04-01
  Application for renewal of an interim teacher's certificate50.002012-04-01
  Application for an interim principal's certificate60.002012-04-01
  Application for a principal's certificate for applicants under subsection 16 (3)of Regulation 2004-860.002012-04-01
  Application for local teacher's permit40.002012-04-01
Fees for Copies of documents2012-04-01
  Copy of a Certificate30.002012-04-01
  Official statement of qualifications to be sent directly to a provincial or state authority or to a university30.002012-04-01
  Official statement of marks earned at the New Brunswick Teachers' College30.002012-04-01