Join or Renew

The Canadian Nurses Protective Society (CNPS®) is a not-for-profit society that offers legal advice, risk management services, legal assistance and professional liability protection related to nursing practice to eligible Registered Nurses and Nurse Practitioners.

CNPS annual fees*

Professional liability protection:
Registered Nurse (RN) $115 Nurse Practitioner (NP) $330

Optional - Supplementary protection:
Assistance with regulatory matters (college complaints) $85
*Subject to applicable taxes

Method of payment

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To join, you will need

  1. A valid nurse registration or license number
  2. An email address How will your email be used?The CNPS will use your email address for transactional purposes, such as confirming receipt of your application form, confirming successful completion of your application, initiating the renewal process, providing you with information about important legal developments and, if requested, providing written confirmation of eligibility for CNPS professional liability protection.

    The CNPS will also use your email address to appropriately respond to your inquiry(ies) or request(s) for CNPS services if, at that time, this has been identified as your preferred mode of communication or to establish contact with you in reference to an inquiry(ies) or request(s) for CNPS services, if your preferred mode of communication has failed. By continuing with this transaction, you consent to your email address being used for these purposes.

    The CNPS may also, with your consent, use your email address for non-transactional purposes to provide you with other relevant forms of electronic information from the CNPS, including, but not limited to, information about webinars, events, legal developments and publications.
  3. Click the [Start my application] button at the bottom of the page

For NPAO members, you will need

  1. To complete the application any time after October 1 to access special 2017-2018 fees
  2. A valid nurse registration or license number
  3. An email address How will your email be used?The CNPS will use your email address for transactional purposes, such as confirming receipt of your application form, confirming successful completion of your application, initiating the renewal process, providing you with information about important legal developments and, if requested, providing written confirmation of eligibility for CNPS professional liability protection.

    The CNPS will also use your email address to appropriately respond to your inquiry(ies) or request(s) for CNPS services if, at that time, this has been identified as your preferred mode of communication or to establish contact with you in reference to an inquiry(ies) or request(s) for CNPS services, if your preferred mode of communication has failed. By continuing with this transaction, you consent to your email address being used for these purposes.

    The CNPS may also, with your consent, use your email address for non-transactional purposes to provide you with other relevant forms of electronic information from the CNPS, including, but not limited to, information about webinars, events, legal developments and publications.
  4. Click the [Start my application] button at the bottom of the page

To renew

  1. Log in to the MyCNPS portal
  2. View/Edit your profile information
  3. Click on the [Register for 2018] button on your profile page

CNPS receipts

You may log in to the CNPS portal to retrieve receipts and edit your profile information at any time.

Need help?

Email info@cnps.ca or call toll-free 1-844 4MY CNPS (1-844-469-2677), Monday through Friday 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM (Eastern time), except statutory holidays.