NP License Renewal

This section is for you if you intend to renew your NP license to practice in Saskatchewan.

CRNS Application Requirements

To renew a practising NP license you must renew your practising RN license before you start your NP renewal process.

You must have completed one option in the last three years:

Option 1: Graduated from an approved nurse practitioner education program.

Option2: Worked a minimum of 900 hours of NP practice.

Option 3: Completed an approved nurse practitioner nursing re-entry program. If you have completed a nursing re-entry program within the last three years have the transcript forwarded by the nursing program directly to our office.

Application Process

  • Complete your RN renewal
  • Calculate your NP hours for the previous practice year (Dec 1 to Nov 30).
  • Follow the prompts to complete your NP Renewal after you have completed your RN renewal.

If you have changed employers:

If you last practiced as an NP outside of Saskatchewan:

After a 2 years absence from a practising NP licensure applicants must submit: 

In addition, if you have not worked in Saskatchewan for five years or more but have practiced as a NP in another jurisdiction: 


CRNS Practice Hour Audit

The CRNS has a legislative responsibility to ensure that practicing members meet the hourly bylaw requirement.

CRNS staff are available to support members through the renewal process. For help with your license renewal, click here for assistance.

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