What we do

The College of Midwives of Ontario protects the public by regulating the profession of midwifery, supporting its members in achieving high standards of professional behaviour and clinical practice, and by promoting a model of care that protects informed choice, choice of birthplace and continuity of care.

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About Us

The College of Midwives of Ontario (CMO) was established with the proclamation of the Regulated Health Professions Act (RHPA) and the Midwifery Act on December 31, 1993 to govern midwifery. The mandate of the CMO is to regulate the profession of midwifery in accordance with the RHPA, 1991. The primary responsibility of the CMO is the protection of the public, specifically the childbearing women and their infants to whom its members provide care.


November 2, 2015

October 2015 Member Newsletter: THE COMMUNIQUÉ

The Member Communiqué is the College’s digital newsletter offering quick and easy-to-read information about midwifery … Read more

Public Consultation: Proposed transparency-related and general by-law amendments

ATTENTION: All Members & Stakeholders 

We are seeking your feedback on proposed transparency-related and general Read more