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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.


Important Update on the College’s Financial Position

We are writing today with important news about the College’s financial position. The College has been advised that the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care will no longer provide operational grants to the College. We were also advised that this decision is retroactive to April 1, 2018.  This means that the funding we had anticipated […]

*new* Quality Assurance Program Annual Record

The Quality Assurance Committee (QAC) has approved a new form, the Quality Assurance Program (QAP) Annual Record, that will be used to report QAP activities to the College on October 1, 2019. Members will no longer input their QAP activities in the member portal. The Annual Record is a fillable PDF and can be filled […]

December Council Meeting Materials

Click here to review the meeting materials for the December 12 meeting of the College of Midwives of Ontario Council. Council meetings are open to the public.  Contact the College at or 416.640.2252 for information about the time and location of these meetings.  Please review the Guidelines for Observers prior to attending a College of Midwives of Ontario […]

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