Forensic Psychiatry Examination Dates

(Last updated: November 3, 2020)

Fall 2021 Examination
Registration deadline - May 15, 2021

Fall 2021 Examinations: Locations and Dates

Note: Due to COVID-19, the Royal College will be releasing the 2021 calendar in December 2020.

Examination dates are subject to change without notice. Confirmation will be provided in your appointment letter, approximately one month before the examination.

Note: Please read the information in the language you intend to take the examination as the sites and dates for the English and French examinations may differ.

Please email your questions regarding the exam calendar to


Residents who intend to register for the examination must have:

Registration forms for the examination are sent, on request, only to those who have been ruled eligible for the examination in their specialty or subspecialty.

Residents who have applied for assessment of credentials/training and who are ruled eligible for the next examination session will receive information about the examination in their official ruling letter.

Please email your questions regarding credentialing to