Non-practising status may be granted to a NB registered dental hygienists who is not practising in the current licensing year (January 1 to December 31) and is a member of good standing.
For a registered dental hygienist who currently holds a non-practising status with the NBCDH and wishes to change to a practising status, you must submit the remaining fees for a practising licence. Your initial fees for a non-practising licence will have been credited towards practising fees when status change occurs during the same licensing year. See the fee schedule below for cost. You must also provide proof of current CPR level C and proof of personal liability insurance. Please contact the Registrar to determine the required Competencies and Education requirements that may be imposed in order to transfer to a practising licence.