Legislation and Regulation

Legislation and Regulation

The role of the College, its authority and powers are set out in the Regulated Health Professions Act, 1991(RHPA); the Health Professions Procedural Code (which is Schedule 2 to the RHPA); and the Midwifery Act, 1991. In addition there are specific regulations made under both the RHPA and the Midwifery Act.

The following list highlights the key legislation pertaining to the practice of Midwifery in Ontario.

Midwifery Legislation and Regulations
Relevant Legislation