CVRP Rules and Regulation

The College of Vocational Rehabilitation Professionals (CVRP) is the self-regulatory body for Vocational Rehabilitation Professionals practicing
in Canada. The mandate of the regulatory College is to protect the public through rigorous credentialing standards, complaints and discipline
procedures and to ensure their professional members are meeting minimum standards of knowledge and practice by having to pass
the College’s Board Certification exam.
The CVRP Rules, formerly referred to as ‘Procedures of Conduct’ been approved by the Board of Directors for the purposes of regulating the certified registrants of the College, as outlined in the General By-Law No.1 (see below).

The College Rules are listed below:


1)  Registration Rule 

2)  Complaints Rule

3)  Discipline Rule 

4)  Fitness to Practice Rule

5)  Professional Practice Rule

The Professional Conduct Policies are listed below:

1)  Professional Misconduct

2)  Conflict of Interest


The General By-Law No.1, which addresses the operational affairs of the College, was revised by the CVRP Corporate Counsel prior to the 2014 AGM. The revisions were completed do bring the By-Law No.1 into alignment with the Canada Not-For-Profit Corporations Act to allow the College to continue under the Canada Not-For-Profit Corporations Act. This document was passed by the Board of Directors on October 29, 2014 and ratified at the AGM on December 3, 2014.

Here is the  revised copy of the General By-Law No. 1, passed at the December 3rd, 2014 AGM –     CVRP By-laws for Canada NFP