Licensed in Another Province: Applying for Registration

This page is for Licensed Practical Nurses (or Registered Practical Nurses from Ontario) currently or previously registered in another Canadian province/jurisdiction that wish to become registered as a Licensed Practical Nurse in Alberta and who have not been previously registered with the CLPNA.


START Out of Province Self-Assessment Tool

To apply for registration as an LPN in Alberta, use the Out of Province Self-Assessment Tool to determine if you are likely to meet CLPNA’s registration requirements and are eligible to apply.

Applicants who are deemed likely to meet CLPNA registration requirements will receive a Out of Province Application after completing the self-assessment.

RELATED – Fee Schedule

If you do not meet the above criteria, see below for other registration options:

For further information, contact the Out of Province Department at or 780-484-8886.