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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.


March 2019 Council Meeting Materials

Click here to review the meeting materials for the March 20, 2019 meeting of the College of Midwives of Ontario Council. Council meetings are open to the public.  Contact the College at or 416.640.2252 ext. 227 for information about the time and location of these meetings.  Please review the Guidelines for Observers prior to attending a College of […]

On Call Newsletter – Winter 2019

The Winter 2019 edition of our On Call newsletter is now posted to our website! Our winter issue gives an update on our current financial situation from our President and our Registrar, talks about our 25 year anniversary, and shares a new brochure for midwifery clients. We also share highlights from our most recent College Council meeting, important […]

Message from the President

At this time, our Ministry funding is under review.  We do not yet know if we will receive Ministry funding for the 2018-2019 fiscal year ending March 31, 2019, or any future years.

Message from the Registrar

Since we have shared the news with you that our Ministry funding is under review, we have had questions from members and from the public about what a loss of this funding could mean to the College, to midwives, and to members of the public.

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