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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

$715

Application for Assessment of Canadian Residency Training - Subspecialties

$375

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

$1,110

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

$770

Practice Eligibility Route for subspecialist (PER-sub)

$955

International Medical Graduates

Academic Certification

$5,155

Application for Assessment of Jurisdiction Approved Training - Specialties

$3,590

Application for Assessment of Jurisdiction Approved Training - Subspecialties

$1,710

Practice Ready Assessment (PRA)

$1010

Subspecialty Examination Affiliate Program (SEAP)

Subspecialty Examination Affiliate Program (SEAP)

$1,670

Practice Eligibility Route for the Subspecialty Examination Affiliate Program (PER-SEAP)

$3,930

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

AFC (Diploma) credentialing and assessment fee

$945

PER-AFC Diploma credentialing & assessment fee $1,910

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)

Credentials review

$3,930

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.

$3,430

Route A: Current Royal College examination

Exam fees

Penalty fees — Applications received after the deadline

Application is less than 90 days after deadline

$695

Application is more than 90 days after deadline

$1,380

Appeal of an Eligibility Ruling

Appeal of an Eligibility Ruling

$1,170

Other

Renewal of eligibility
Renewal – Spring
Renewal – Fall


$715
$375

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.