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Licensing Data as of September 30, 2021

This data represents a physician headcount, not a total of full-time equivalent practising physicians.

Upon receipt of all required documents, a physician’s licence is typically approved in two to three days.

License TypeTotalFamily MedicineAll Other
Full Licence2,4311,1301,301
Full Licence Non-Resident Licence20179122
Defined Licence861868
Academic Licence9393
Temporary (Locum) Licence13103
Clinical Assistant28262
Defined Licence – Fellowship32275
Full Licence – Postgraduate Training26224
Restricted Licence423012
Defined Licence – Term202

Physicians in training:

Educational RegisterAssessmentsTotal Training PhysiciansNew Postgraduate Licences Issued
Postgraduate Training533157
Postgraduate Practising312
Clinical Assessments66

Medical students:

Total Medical Students361

Licensing Statistics for the period: October 1, 2020 – September 30, 2021 

Decrease in LicencesIncrease in Licences
Family Medicine161198
All other151206

Physician Age Distribution