Nova Scotia Safe Check-in Form
Check in as a Child Custody Traveller
If you’re travelling with a child who will not be staying with you in Nova Scotia, you will need separate check-in forms. Complete 1 check-in form for yourself and 1 check-in form for your children.
Use this service if you're:
- at least 16 years old and entering Nova Scotia from another province (except Newfoundland and Labrador or PEI) as part of a child custody arrangement
- a parent of a child under 16 who is travelling as part of a child custody arrangement, and you're completing this form on their behalf
You need to follow the COVID-19 Protocol for Child Custody (PDF) while travelling and when entering or returning to Nova Scotia.
You need to provide documentation or identification to support your check-in. This might include:
- documents for child custody arrangements
After you complete the check-in, you will receive a confirmation email. You will need to show this email when you arrive at the border. You will also need to show government issued dentification. Accepted forms of identification include:
- driver licence
- government issued identification
- bank statement with permanent home address
- utility bill with permanent home address
The personal information you provide online for the Nova Scotia Safe Check-in form is collected under the authority sections 8, 15 and 50 of the Health Protection Act (PDF). The submitted personal information via this form is subject to the Government of Nova Scotia’s security and privacy policies. The collected personal information will only be used to facilitate COVID-19 Screening process, unless otherwise authorized by law or your express consent. Any secondary use without express consent is limited to aggregate, de-identified information.