Regulatory Amendments

Regulations are approved by the Ontario Government following public consultation and review by the Ontario Ministry of Health. The COO is authorized to make regulations under the section 95(1) of the Health Professions Procedural Code, which is Schedule 2 to the Regulated Health Professions Act, 1991.


Approved Regulatory Amendments

Amendments to the Registration Regulaton have been approved by the Ontario Government and will come into force on July 1, 2024. Click here to learn more. 

Proposed Regulatory Amendments

The following are proposed amendments to regulations under the Opticianry Act, 1991. Please note that these amendments do not come into effect until receiving royal assent from the Ontario Government. 

Amendments to Ontario Regulation 828/93: Professional Misconduct
Amendments to Ontario Regulation 219/94: General – Spousal Exemption 

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