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.


February 14, 2018

APA Type 1 Modified Primary Care Extended

This update is to inform members who currently have an APA Type 1 with the Read more

February 9, 2018

Quality Assurance Program Non-Compliance Decision-Making Tool

We’ve posted the Quality Assurance Program Non-Compliance Decision-Making Tool to the Decision Making Tools and Read more

February 7, 2018

Changes to the Controlled Acts Regulation – Ultrasound

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

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Requesting changes to scope of practice

The College of Midwives of Ontario has made a submission to the Ministry of Health … Read more

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