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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) Sept. 4, 2018 –
Feb. 28, 2019
JAN. 1, 2019 –
FEB. 29, 2020
Practising — NP, temporary NP, provisional NP $649.70 $669.78
Non-practising — NP $120.45 $87.84
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Application fees (+GST) Sept. 4, 2018 –
Feb. 28, 2019
JAN. 1, 2019 –
FEB. 29, 2020
B.C. nurse practitioner applicant assessment $212 $212
Canadian nurse practitioner applicant assessment $275 $275
International nurse practitioner applicant assessment $355 $355
Nurse practitioner competency assessment $7,700 $7,700

Examination fees Sept. 4, 2018 –
Feb. 28, 2019
JAN. 1, 2019 –
FEB. 29, 2020
Nurse practitioner Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE) $2,200 $2,200
OSCE rescore $220 $220​​​​​

Other fees Sept. 4, 2018 –
Feb. 28, 2019
JAN. 1, 2019 –
FEB. 29, 2020
Association fee collection (ARNBC) $110.55 $110.55
Liability protection (CNPS)​ $85.50+GST $122.50+GST
Status change $100+GST​​​​​​​​​​ $100+GST
Status change surcharge (unregistered practice) $300+GST $300+GST
Verification $50​​​+GST​​​​​​​​​​ $50​​​+GST
Not sufficient funds (NSF) $50 $50

 Fees are increasing for 2019-20

 2019-20 fees: Practising NP

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BCCNP registration $669.78 
CNPS​ $128.63 incl GST
Association $110.55​
Total $​908.96

 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.