Our Vision

Inspiring trust and confidence in midwifery by leading in regulatory excellence.

Our Mission

Regulating midwifery in the public interest.

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About Us

The College of Midwives of Ontario was established with the proclamation of the Regulated Health Professions Act, 1991  (RHPA) and the Midwifery Act, 1991 on December 31, 1993 to govern midwifery. The mandate of the College is to regulate the profession of midwifery in accordance with the RHPA. The College’s primary obligation to the public is to ensure that members of the profession are qualified, skilled, and competent in the area in which they practise.


January 12, 2018

Changes to the Controlled Acts Regulation

The College has worked closely with the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care to make

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January 3, 2018

Changes to the Employment Standards Act

Effective January 1st, 2018, a number of changes were made to Ontario’s Employment Standards ActRead more

December 21, 2017

Happy Holidays! Our office is closed Dec22-Jan3

Our office will be closed for the holidays on December 22nd, and will reopen on … Read more

December 2017 On Call Newsletter

We’re pleased to share our December 2017 newsletter! This edition has information about proposed changes … Read more

December Council Highlights

Note: This article was originally posted in our December 2017 newsletter, and has not … Read more