Legislation, Regulations & By-laws
Following are links to the key statutes that govern or have an impact on the practice of Naturopathy in Ontario.
Regulated Health Professions Act, 1991
Naturopathy Act, 2007
Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms
Drug and Pharmacies Regulation Act
Health Care Consent Act
Laboratory and Specimen Collection Centre Licensing Act
Ontario Human Rights Code
Official Languages Act
Occupational Health and Safety Act
Personal Health Information Protection Act
The following links are provided to key Regulations made under the various statutes governing the practice of Naturopathy in Ontario. This list is not exhaustive. To find other regulations that may be applicable, please visit e-laws Ontario.
Regulations made under the RHPA
Certificates of Authorization
Funding for Therapy or Counselling for Patients Sexually Abused by Members
Regulations made under the Naturopathy Act, 2007
General Regulation (this Regulation includes IVIT Inspection Program provisions)
Professional Misconduct Regulation
Quality Assurance Regulation
Regulations made under the DPRA
Regulations made under the LSCCLA
Specimen Collection Centres
The most current by-laws of the College of Naturopaths of Ontario are below.