Application for medical registration fees


Below are the fees currently charged by Canadian Medical Regulatory Authorities and the Medical Council Canada when applying for medical registration.

Province/ organization Governing body Process Fee Additional information
All Medical Council of Canada account fee $298 This is a one-time non-refundable fee for setting up your account to apply to our examinations and for access to many of our services. You can pay this fee when you first create your account or when you submit an application for medical registration. If you have already paid this fee through PCRC Online, you will not be charged again.
Application for Medical Registration (AMR) fee   $211 You will be charged $211 per application submission. This fee covers the administration of your application, the maintenance and improvements to the AMR with the cooperation of all Canadian Medical Regulatory Authorities.
Alberta The College of Physicians & Surgeons of Alberta (CPSA) Review of Qualifications $200 + taxes This fee is charged if you are applying for an independent practice permit. It covers the cost of reviewing your qualifications.
British Columbia The College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia (CPSBC) Registration fee   $640
Preliminary Assessment of Qualifications $600
Manitoba The College of Physicians and Surgeons of Manitoba (CPSM) Review of Qualifications   $210
New Brunswick The College of Physicians and Surgeons of New Brunswick (CPSNB) Registration fee $200
Newfoundland and Labrador The College of Physicians and Surgeons of Newfoundland and Labrador (CPSNL) Application fee   $450
Review of Qualifications $250
Nova Scotia The College of Physicians and Surgeons of Nova Scotia (CPSNS) Documentation fee   $450 This fee is charged for any application for a full or temporary licence.
Review of Qualifications $350 This fee applies if you are a graduate of an international medical school who has no training in Canada. It is used by the CPSNS to determine your eligibility for licensure.
Nunavut Government of Nunavut Application fee $100
Prince Edward Island The College of Physicians and Surgeons of Prince Edward Island (CPSPEI)   $400
Québec Le Collège des médecins du Québec (CMQ) Please visit CMQ’s fee structure page for more information on the fees charged in Québec.
Saskatchewan The College of Physicians and Surgeons of Saskatchewan (CPSS) Review of Qualifications $500 + taxes You will be asked to pay this fee when submitting your Eligibility Review to the CPSS through
Yukon The Yukon Medical Council (YMC) The Yukon Medical Council (YMC) does not charge any additional fees.
Northwest Territories Government of Northwest Territories Application fee






Annual License Renewal (Apr. 1 to Dec. 31)

Annual License Renewal (Jan. 1 to Mar. 31)

Limited Practice Permit (3-month)

Note: A refund can only be processed with the approval of the appropriate Medical Regulatory Authority (MRA). Candidates must therefore communicate directly with the appropriate MRA for their refund to be approved.