Your username (This is your email on file with the College.)
Your password (If you have forgotten your password, you will be prompted to reset it.)
2. Certificate of Professional Conduct (CPC)
If you have practised outside the province in 2020 you must obtain a Certificate of Professional Conduct for each of the jurisdictions in which you practised. If this applies to you, these CPCs are required before your licence will be renewed. As it may take several weeks for other jurisdictions to provide a CPC, please make the request as soon as possible.
3. Your liability insurance number
You will be asked to provide your liability insurance number. In most cases this is your Canadian Medical Protective Association (CMPA) membership number.
4. A record of your Continuing Professional Development (CPD)
Generally, physicians must have met the minimum annual requirements for Continuing Professional Development prior to renewal of licensure. Because of the pandemic, there is a one-year extension on meeting your minimum CPD requirements. However, you must still be enrolled with and meet the standards of the:
Enter your password. Note, passwords are case-sensitive.
Go to Renew Your Licence and follow the instructions. You can save your progress at any time and return to the form using the Save and Pay Later button. Your progress will be saved until the renewal deadline of December 31.
Pay the fee using the same online renewal form. You must pay using Visa, Mastercard, Visa Debit, or online banking from one of these banks:
Note: We do NOT accept payment by mail or in person at our offices. If your payment does NOT go through, contact your bank or credit card company.
What if I have problems with the online renewal?
If you do not have access to a computer to submit your renewal, we will provide you with a secure computer and help with the renewal process at our offices. We offer this service from November 1 to the third Thursday in December, Monday through Friday, from 8 am to 4 pm.
Call toll free 1-877-282-7767 or 902-482-5825 Monday through Friday, from 8 am to 4 pm.
We offer after hours assistance from 5 pm to 7 pm from November 1 to December 1.
Once we have approved and renewed your licence and received payment, we will email you a confirmation of licensure and a receipt.
Note: Keep this confirmation of licensure for privileging and tax purposes.
I don’t want to renew my licence, what do I do?
Email us at email@example.com BEFORE December 10 to let us know that you will not be renewing your licence. Your licence may only be surrendered and your membership ended after you notify the registrar in writing and you obtain the registrar’s consent.
Note: If you are planning on not renewing we strongly recommend that you send this request well in advance of the renewal deadline.
Should someone file a complaint about you after you have discontinued your licence, you will still be subject to our complaints procedure.