Temporary emergency registration enables eligible individuals to register quickly on a short-term basis to assist with emergency health care response in BC. BCCNP is currently granting temporary emergency registration to assist with COVID-19 pandemic efforts.
Practice hours: Even during emergencies, BCCNP needs to maintain requirements to ensure that registered individuals are able to practice safely and competently in the current and rapidly changing health care environment. Learn more about the practice hours requirement for each nursing designation.
Read the “who can apply” information above to ensure you are eligible to apply for temporary emergency registration. Please do not apply unless you meet all the criteria. This will enable us to process applications for eligible individuals more efficiently.
Emergency temporary registration form
Important: Download and save the application form before completing all sections.
Once you have completed all sections of the application form, please email your application to BCCNP Registration at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Once you have submitted your application, a member of the Registration team may follow up with you for more information while assessing your application.
If your application for temporary emergency registration is granted, you will receive a confirmation email that confirms the details of your temporary registration, as well as the next steps to take regarding deployment. You must not work as a nurse until you have received this email. Don't forget to check your junkmail folder!
Even during emergencies, we need to maintain requirements to ensure that registered individuals are able to practice safely and competently in the current and rapidly changing health care environment.
Learn more about the practice hours requirement for each nursing designation.
Applicants for temporary emergency registration must meet the practice hours requirement: