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    Application & Membership Fees

    All fees are in Canadian dollars and include Ontario’s Harmonized Sales Tax (HST) of 13% (the exception being the online Jurisprudence Examination, where other taxes may apply).

    You will be notified of the required amount when payment is needed. Please wait until you have confirmed exact amounts, as only some fees may apply to your situation.

    Payment can be made by Visa, MasterCard, American Express, personal cheque or money order. Please make cheque or money order payable to College of Nurses of Ontario. The College does not accept cash payments.

     

    Application & Registration

    I'm applying as an... Class Application for Evaluation National Nursing Exam Jurisprudence Exam Initial Registration with the College
    Ontario-educated RPN General 56.50 271.20

    40.00

    231.65 
      Temporary 56.50
    Not Required 40.00 231.65
    Ontario-educated RN General 56.50 542.40 40.00 231.65
      Temporary 56.50 Not Required 40.00 231.65
    Ontario-educated NP Extended 56.50  1,243.00  40.00 231.65

    RPN registered elsewhere in Canada General 56.50 Not Required 40.00 231.65
    RN registered elsewhere in Canada General 56.50 Not Required 40.00 231.65
    NP registered elsewhere in Canada Extended 56.50 Not Required 40.00 231.65

    Internationally educated RPN General

    Temporary
    226.00

    56.50
    271.20

    Not Required
    40.00

    40.00
    231.65

    231.65
    Internationally educated RN General

    Temporary
    678.00

    56.50
    542.40

    Not Required
    40.00

    40.00
    231.65

    231.65
    Internationally educated NP Extended 226.00 1,243.00 40.00 231.65

    Applicant to the Special Assignment Class Special Assignment  56.50 Not Required 40.00 231.65
    Applicant to the Non-Practising Class Non-Practising 56.50 Not Required Not
    Required
    113.00


    Note:
    Applicants who were educated in Canadian nursing schools outside Ontario and not registered in any jurisdiction pay the same application and registration fees as applicants educated in Ontario schools.

     

    Other Application Fees

    NP Application for PLAR       1,130.00
    PLAR, or Prior Learning Assessment and Recognition, is a process to determine if an applicant meets the entry-to-practice competencies required of a Nurse Practitioner in Ontario.        
    Rescoring of an RN/RPN Exam       56.50
    Rescoring of an NP Exam       124.30
               

    Other Registration Fees

    Issuance of a specialty certificate
    Applicable only to applicants eligible to register as an RN(EC) in one of four specialty areas: Primary Health Care, Paediatrics, Adult or Anaesthesia.
          56.50
    Non-Practising Class registration
     
          56.50
               

    Member Fees

    Annual membership fee
    For all RN and RPNs in the General, Extended and Temporary classes.
          175.15
    Annual membership fee (Non-Practising Class)
    For all RNs and RPNs in the Non-Practising Class.
          56.50
    Annual membership late fee
    Required of all nurses whose annual membership payments are received by the College after the renewal deadline of Dec. 31.
          113.00
    Application for Non-Practising Class
    Required of all current and former General and Extended Class members who wish to transfer to the Non-Practising Class.
          56.50
    Annual membership late fee for Non-Practising Class
    Required of all nurses in the Non-Practising Class whose annual membership payment is received by the College after the Dec. 31 renewal deadline.
          28.25
    Lifting of suspension fee
    Required, in addition to outstanding fees and/or information, when a member requests the removal of a suspended certificate of registration.
          56.50
               

    Reinstatement Fees

    Application for Reinstatement of Membership       56.50
    Reinstatement fee
    A former member applying for reinstatement may need to pay additional fees, the amount depending on the applicant’s individual circumstances. Contact the College for more information.
          56.50
               

    Health Professional Corporations

    Certificate of Authorization
    Nurses who wish to incorporate their business practices are required by law to possess a certificate of authorization. This fee accompanies the application form that begins the incorporation process.
          565.00
    Annual renewal of Certificate of Authorization       282.50
    Issuance of revised Certificate of Authorization       169.50
    Issuance of duplicate Certificate of Authorization       22.60
               

    Miscellaneous Fees

    Verification of Registration
    Applies only to CNO members who require verification of College registration.
          16.95
    Transcript request
    Applies to applicants and CNO members who request a copy of the transcripts provided to the College by their educational institutions.
          22.60
    Automated Annual Verification of Member Renewal (AAVR)
    The College’s AAVR is an automated service that assists employers in checking the registration status of all nurses in their employ.
           
    For facilities employing more than 250 nurses     250.00 + $0.35/nurse (plus HST)
    For facilities employing fewer than 250 nurses     125.00 + $0.35/nurse (plus HST)
    Additional runs within the same calendar year     25.00 + $0.35/nurse (plus HST)