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.


November 14, 2017

Member Education Day 2017

Thank you to everyone who joined us for our Member Education Day on November 1 … Read more

October 19, 2017

Public Consultation: Professional Standards Second Consultation

We have just launched our second Public Consultation on the Professional Standards.

Setting and … Read more

October 12, 2017

Request for Proposal: New peer and practice assessment program


At the College of Midwives of Ontario, we are revising our peer and practice … Read more

October 3, 2017

Member Education Day 2017

Member Education Day is November 1st, 2017.

We are happy to share that we will Read more

September 27, 2017

PHIPA changes – in effect October 1 2017!

Amendments have been made to Ontario’s Personal Health Information & Protection Act (PHIPA), and midwives Read more