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​​What's new for 2021-22

Fee changes and payment options
The way student midwife fees are structured has changed:
  • BCCNM will no longer be charging the $50 renewal administrative fee previously charged by the legacy midwifery college.
  • The registration fee for student midwives has increased from $150 to $208.05.
  • These changes represent an $8.05 increase in student midwife registration fees for 2021-22.

Reminder: BCCNM currently only accepts credit cards (Visa and MasterCard) as payment

What you need to know​

2021-22 timelines and deadlines
Renewal opens: Monday, July 5

D​eadline for submission of renewal applications and payment of fees: Monday, Aug. 16, 2021 at 4:30 p.m.

Deadline for submission of CPR certification (4th year students only): Tuesday, Aug. 31, 2021 at 12 p.m. (noon)
​​The renewal application: What to expect
It will take 20-30 minutes to complete your application. You'll be asked to:

  • Review your contact information 
  • Consent to a criminal record check (if applicable)
  • Disclose any new criminal charges or convictions (including pardons)
  • Select your year of study
  • Acknowledge you have read and understand all of the consent and declaration requirements
  • Pay your renewal fee
Criminal charges or convictions? Renew early!
As part of your application you'll be asked to disclose any criminal charges and/or convictions. If you have any new criminal charges and/or convictions to disclose, please complete your renewal application as soon as possible to ensure your application can be processed before the renewal deadline. 
Fees​
Registration renewal fees are set on an annual basis by the BCCNM Board. View fees for student midwives.
What happens if you don't renew on time
  • If you do not renew by the deadline, your registration will expire. You must not practise or study as a student midwife unless you hold registration.
  • To regain your registration status, you will need to re-apply for student midwife registration before paying your registration fees.

How to renew your registration

1. Gather the information you need
  • Your email address and password (this is the same email and password you used with CMBC; do not create a new account)
  • Your CPR certificates (4th year students only)
  • Your payment information (see payment options)
2. Complete the renewal application
  • Sign in to your BCCNM account
  • Click the "renew" button
  • Complete the online application form. Fourth year students will also be asked to submit their CPR certificates.

Important: Once you submit your application, you cannot edit your responses. If you need to make changes after you have submitted your application, please email registermidwives@bccnm.ca​.

3. Submit your payment
After completing your application form, you will pay your fees using one of the secure online payment options.
​​​4. Wait for confirmation of registration from BCCNM
  • Once you submit your completed application and pay your renewal fee, BCCNM Registration staff will assess your application to ensure you meet the registration requirements.
  • Fourth year students only: your application will not be processed until you have submitted your CPR certificate. To ensure your application can be processed in a timely manner, please submit your certificate as soon as possible.
  • If your application is approved, you will be sent a confirmation of registration email to the email address on file with BCCNM.
  • Until you receive this email, your renewal application is still in progress and has not been approved.

Haven't received a confirmation email? Your application won't be assessed until you submit your completed application and payment. Before calling to check on the status of your application, please:

  • Double-check that you submitted your application and that your payment went through
  • Check your junk mail and spam folders​




Questions?

​​​If you have questions about how to renew, please contact BCCNM Registration Services at registermidwives@bccnm.ca​ or 604.742.6200.