Online LRA Program

We offer the Online Land Registration Act Qualification Assessment via the CPLED platform. This program evaluates the competency of lawyers who wish to work in the Land Registration online system.  

All lawyers who wish to practice property law in the Land Registry system must successfully complete this assessment.  


Lawyers participating in this program MUST have a working knowledge of property law. The review materials provided are not meant to teach the principles of property law but to assist you in reviewing for the assessment. 

Articled clerks may not take the qualification assessment until they have passed the Bar Examination and are within two months of being admitted to the Bar. 

Registration & Cost 

Registration is open until the Friday prior to an assessment start date. The cost for this assessment is $650 plus HST. Registrants have two weeks to review the materials and one week to complete the assessment. 

The LRA Qualification Assessment can be included in your annual professional development plan.  

We offer the assessment offered several times throughout the year. Find the assessment dates and registration details on our events page.

Please note: We reserve the right to cancel or reschedule any course with less than five registrants. 

LRA Resources 

For resources pertaining to the Land Registration Act, visit the Real Estate section of the Lawyers’ Insurance Association of Nova Scotia website at

Under LRA Training Material, find four modules to direct your study in the following areas: 

  • Abstracting and Title Searching, 
  • the Parcel Description Certification Application, 
  • the Application for Registration, and  
  • Revision/Rectification.