Regulation - Minister

Transitional Council of the College of Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioners and Acupuncturists of Ontario

Regulation Number(s):
O. Reg 27/13
Instrument Type:
Regulation - Minister
Bill or Act:
Traditional Chinese Medicine, 2006
Summary of Decision:
The above mentioned regulation was filed on January 25, 2013. The regulation was filed as O. Reg. 27/13. The regulation was published on e-laws on January 29, 2013 and will be published in the Ontario Gazette on February 9, 2013.
Further Information:
Proposal Number:
Posting Date:
October 14, 2010
Summary of Proposal:
College Introduction

Under the Regulated Health Professions Act, 1991 (RHPA) and the Traditional Chinese Medicine Act, 2006, the transitional Council of the College of Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioners and Acupuncturists of Ontario (TC- CTCMPAO) will be responsible for governing the self-regulating profession of traditional Chinese medicine and acupuncture in Ontario.

Under these Acts, the TC- CTCMPAO may make regulations on a variety of subject matters, including registration, subject to the prior approval by the Minister of Health and Long-Term Care and the approval of the Lieutenant Governor in Council.

Summary of Regulation

The TC-CTCMPAO has a new registration regulation made under the Traditional Chinese Medicine Act, 2006, which includes the following:

a) the classes of registration;
b) specific requirements for each class of registration;
c) requirements common to all classes of registration;
d) reporting requirements;
e) terms, limits and conditions for all classes of registration;
f) titles for members;
g) revocation and suspension provisions;
h) reinstatement provisions;
i) requirements for members to carry professional liability insurance;
j) specific grandparenting provisions; and
k) labour mobility.

Contact Address:
Contact: Registrar, transitional Council
Phone: 416-862-4790
Toll Free: 1-866-624-8483
Address: 163 Queen St. East, 4th Floor, Toronto, ON M5A 1S1
Effective Date:
January 25, 2013