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Nurse practitioner (NP)


Fees enable BCCNP to regulate nursing professionals in the public interest and to carry out the requirements of a regulatory college as set out in the Health Professions Act. Only registration fees are eligible for a refund. GST is not charged unless noted.​​​

Renewal and initial registration fees (annualized) Mar. 1 , 2019 –
Feb. 29, 2020
mar. 1, 2020 –
FEB. 28, 2021
Practising — NP, provisional NP $669.78 $719.05
Non-practising — NP $87.84 $91.25
Temporary — NP $669.78 $100 + daily rate x # of days
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CNPS professional liability protection (+GST) Mar. 1, 2019–
Feb. 29, 2020
mar. 1, 2020 –
FEB. 28, 2021
Practising — NP, provisional NP $122.50 $159.50
Temporary — NP $122.50 $159.50
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Initial application fees (+GST) JAN. 1 –
DEC. 31, 2019
JAN. 1 –
DEC. 31, 2020
B.C. nurse practitioner application assessment $212 $230
Canadian nurse practitioner application assessment $275 $300
International nurse practitioner application assessment $355 $600
Non-practising nurse practitioner application assessment $100 $100
Nurse practitioner competency assessment $7,700 $7,700

Reinstatement application fees (+GST) JAN. 1 –
DEC. 31, 2019
JAN. 1 –
DEC. 31, 2020
Reinstatement to practising NP application assessment $100 $225
Reinstatement to non-practising NP application assessment $100 $100

Examination fees JAN. 1 –
DEC. 31, 2019
JAN. 1 –
DEC. 31, 2020
Nurse practitioner Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE) $2,200 $2,200
OSCE rescore $220 $220​​​​​

Other fees JAN. 1 –
DEC. 31, 2019
JAN. 1 –
DEC. 31, 2020
Reinstatement application $100+GST​​​​​​​​​​ $225+GST
Status change surcharge (unregistered practice) $300+GST $325+GST
Verification $50​​​+GST​​​​​​​​​​ $50​​​+GST
Not sufficient funds (NSF) $50 $50
Refund processing (registrant requests cancellation) $100 $75
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 Registration fees for 2020-21

 2020-21 fees: Practising NP

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BCCNP registration $719.05 
CNPS​ $167.48 incl GST
Total $​886.53​

 Request a refund

You can change your registration status at any time, and you might be eligible for a refund (after the non-refundable $100+GST change status fee). Visit the leaving or returning to practice page​ for more information.