Benefits & Services

Dues & payment options

Membership dues to Doctors Nova Scotia can be paid by one of four methods.

Membership Dues

 Membership CategoryDoctors Nova Scotia Only Doctors Nova Scotia/CMA
 Full member$1,650$2,145
Special consideration$500$748
Retired member$250$423
ResidentPaid by Maritime Resident Doctors
StudentPaid by DMSSPaid by Doctors Nova Scotia

Payment options

Membership dues to Doctors Nova Scotia can be paid by any one of the following methods:

  • Cheque/money order
    Full payment payable to Doctors Nova Scotia. 
  • Credit card
    Visa, MasterCard and AMEX are accepted for full and monthly payments for full member dues only. 
  • Direct debit 
    Payment can be automatically withdrawn from a bank account on a monthly or annual basis for full member dues only. 
  • Online banking
    Accepted by Bank of Montreal (BMO), CIBC, RBC, ScotiaBank and Desjardins. Authorization number requested by bank is same as Doctors Nova Scotia membership number. 

Monthly payments

To arrange monthly payments complete a Pre-authorized payment plan authorization form.

There is a service fee of 2.5 per cent for monthly pre-authorized payments. The Missed Monthly Payment Policy applies if monthly payments are missed.

Changing membership categories

Members transitioning from one category to another are required to complete a Membership category change request form. All requests are subject to approval.

Payment deadline 

The payment deadline for annual membership dues is Oct. 2. 

Unpaid dues

Members who don’t pay their dues on time will be subject to the Dues Collections Policy.


Catherine Carnegy

Member benefits advisor
1-800-563-3427, ext. 4904
fax: 902-468-3976