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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. 
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​.

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​


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

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900 – 200 Granville St
Vancouver, BC  V6C 1S4

​Toll-free 1.866.880.7101 (within Canada only)