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Forms

WCB FORMS

Email our Office
Halifax Local
Call 902 -455 -5455
Long Distance
Call 877 -220 -2722

NEW. We have forms to download right here. And for other forms we have links at the WCB.

In order to provide service, the Office of the Worker Counsellor requires your signed authorization. This Authorization of Representative form allows us to open a file and to speak with the Workers Compensation Board about your situation.

You may return this form to us by:
Mail (220 – 3700 Kempt Road, Halifax, NS, B3K 4X8) or
E-mail (info@workercounsellor.ca) or
Fax (902-455-5649) Many MLA’s will let use their fax machine.

Don’t hesitate to contact us if you have any questions or concerns.


The form;
‘Authorization of Representative’
can be downloaded by clicking here, or on the image to the left.

Other Useful Forms

WCB Injury Report:
Injury_Report.pdf

Notice of Appeal to a Hearing Officer: Notice_of_Appeal.pdf

Request for Photocopy of File: REQUEST_FOR_PHOTOCOPY_OF_FILE.pdf



The form;
‘Request For Photocopy of Files’
can be downloaded by clicking here, or on the image to the left.

In order to ensure that you have the latest WCB forms, we are no longer storing them for your download. We are linking directly to the Workers’ Compensation Board.
This link –> Worker Forms at http://www.wcb.ns.ca/ will take you to a page with all Workers’ Compensation Forms that might be needed by a worker, choose the specific form you need.

However, if that link doesn’t work, all necessary forms can be found by this step by step method:

  • Go to the Workers’ Compensation Board in Nova Scotia website. http://www.wcb.ns.ca
  • Click on “Forms”
  • Click on “Worker”
  • Click the specific form you require.

Some forms can be filled out on screen, on your computer.

Some must be printed and signed with your signature. Those forms must be faxed or mailed, or delivered to the WCB.

If you do not have a printer, forms can be mailed to you, or picked up from a location near you. For example MLA offices either already have WCB worker forms for you to use, or those offices can download and print them for you. NOTE MLA offices may also be able to fax a WCB form that requires a signature, to the WCB for you.

If you have any difficulty with any step in this process, please give us a call or contact us.