To practise as a regulated health professional in Ontario, you must be a member of your profession’s regulatory college and hold a certificate of registration. Regulated health professionals are required by law to deliver competent, ethical and professional services, and are accountable to the public through their respective colleges.
The College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario (CPSO) regulates the practice of medicine in Ontario and issues certificates of registration to physicians to allow them to practise.
Guidance for internationally educated physicians (International Medical Graduates) who are interested in pursuing licensing or alternative careers in Ontario.
Explore available job opportunities for physicians across Ontario.
Discover what a locum can offer you and learn about the Ontario Physician Locum Programs, which provide centralized locum physician assistance for hospitals, communities and physicians across Ontario.
Connect with a personal career advisor to explore locum and permanent practice opportunities in Ontario. Note: This service is for postgraduate trainees.
Work closely with a Regional Advisor to find suitable practice opportunities across Ontario.
Physician Relocation Guide
The Physician Relocation Guide provides licence-eligible physicians with the information necessary to navigate the intersecting requirements involved in relocation to Ontario.
International Medical Graduates