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The College of Naturopathic Physicians of British Columbia (CNPBC) is the regulatory body responsible for licensing and regulating naturopathic doctors in BC under the Health Professions Act. The College protects the public interest by ensuring that naturopathic physicians in British Columbia practice safely, ethically, and competently.


Recent updates from the Public Health Officer:




JUNE 23, 2022

Welcome New and Reappointed Board Members! CNPBC accepts applications for the Board Committees. Amended Order from the Provincial Health Officer. Instructions for Submitting Your Vaccination Status to CNPBC per the Order. New Requirement for Prescriptive Authority Certification. A Note From the Registrar / CEO.

JUNE 15, 2022

It’s PRIME time! How to Register and Enroll in PRIME. If You Have Already Enrolled in PRIME. Deadline to Enroll. A Note From the Registrar/CEO.

MAY 25, 2022

Prime and PharmaNet, How To Enroll. From the AGM – Answers to Your Questions. Cultural Safety. New Requirements for ND Practice. A Note From the Registrar/CEO.

APRIL 27, 2022

AGM and Election Reminder. Refund Clarification. Notice re: Tramadol. New Drugs Update. A Note From the Registrar/CEO.

APRIL 6, 2022

AGM and Election Reminder. Information about the College’s Election Procedures.

MARCH 18, 2022

Notice of AGM and Election Information. Standards of Practice Framework. Cervix Cancer Screening in BC. A Note From the Registrar/CEO.

MARCH 11, 2022

BCHR, PHO Order Statement. FAQs.

FEBRUARY 10, 2022

PHO Requiring COVID-19 Vaccination For Regulated Health Professionals.

JANUARY 28, 2022

Can Naturopathic Doctors write COVID-19 Vaccine Exemption and Deferral Letter? Reminder re: Delegation and IV Treatments. A Note From the Registrar/CEO.

DECEMBER 19, 2021

Seasonal Greetings From the Registrar.

NOVEMBER 16, 2021

Notice of Annual Registration Renewal for 2022. Reminder About Ivermectin.

OCTOBER 22, 2021

Important News About PharmaNet and PRIME. News from the Allied Health Policy Secretariat (AHPS). A Note from the Registrar/CEO.

SEPTEMBER 24, 2021

National Day For Truth and Reconciliation. An Important Statement on COVID-19 Misinformation. Amendment to Prescription Drug List (PDL): Tramadol. 2021 Board of Directors. Join a Board or Committee. A Note from the Registrar/CEO.

AUGUST 30, 2021

Pharmacopoeia and Diagnostics Referral Committee. Advertising. Approved Continuing Education Courses. Research Study on ‘Presenteeism’. College Signs Joint Statement of Apology & Commitment to Action to Indigenous Peoples. Have you always wanted to be on a Board or Committee? WorkSafeBC will soon be accepting digital signatures. Notes from the Registrar/CEO.