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Credentialing fees

All physicians applying for Royal College certification must meet the Royal College’s training or practice requirements.

Fees are listed in Canadian dollars and are subject to change each year.
Effective from January 1 - December 31

Canadian and US medical residents

Application for Assessment of Canadian Residency Training — Specialties

$675

Application for Assessment of Canadian Residency Training - Subspecialties

$350

Subspecialty Examination Affiliate Program (SEAP)

$1,570

Application for Assessment of ACGME Accredited Training in the United States - Specialties

$1,45

Application for Assessment of ACGME Accredited Training in the United States - Subspecialties

$720

Practice Eligibility Route for subspecialist (PER-sub)

$900

International Medical Graduates

Academic Certification

$4,840

Application for Assessment of Jurisdiction Approved Training - Specialties

$3,380

Application for Assessment of Jurisdiction Approved Training - Subspecialties

$1,610

Practice Ready Assessment (PRA)

$950

Area of Focused Competence (Diploma) program, or AFC (Diploma)

AFC (Diploma) credentialing and assessment fee

$890

PER-AFC Diploma credentialing & assessment fee $1,800

If additional portfolio assessment(s) are required:

There is no additional fee for a second assessment. A third or subsequent assessment will cost an additional $450.

Practice Eligibility Route (PER)

Maintenance of Certification (MOC) PER enrolment

Fee is per calendar year, pro-rated depending on time of enrolment. An invoice will be sent to you after registration in the MOC PER program.

Current MOC annual program fee

Credentials review

$3,695

A fee reduction of $500 will apply if your training history has already been verified by the Royal College as part of an application to another route to certification.

$3,195

Route A: Current Royal College examination

Exam fees

Route B: Practice-based assessment

$12,180

Penalty fees — Applications received after the deadline

Application is less than 90 days after deadline

$655

Application is more than 90 days after deadline

$1,300

Appeals

Appeal

$1,100

Rule reviews

$1,130

Other

Renewal of eligibility
Renewal – Spring
Renewal – Fall
Renewal – PER-sub


$675
$350
$900

Payment methods
We accept MasterCard, Visa and American Express credit cards. You must fill out a credit card payment form with your application.

Fees
Fees are collected when you apply. It may take from two to six months to receive your letter of eligibility. Please note that these costs are only for the credentials review. Exam fees are paid separately.

Receipts
Receipts are emailed. Duplicate receipts can be requested from finance@royalcollege.ca.

Refunds
Fees are non-refundable.