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 18, 2016

Member Education Day Livestream

On November 16, 2016, the CMO hosted Member Education Day at Ryerson University in Toronto … Read more

November 7, 2016

CMRE Call for Item Writers

The Canadian Midwifery Regulators Council is seeking applications from midwives interested in contributing their time, … Read more

July 29, 2016



All members are required to submit their annual membership fees and

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Registrar Kelly Dobbin Presents:

Director, Naakai Garnette will present in Read more

July 7, 2016

2016 Council Election Results

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The CMO is pleased to announce that three professional members were re-elected in

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