Before you start an online application, you must prepare the following documents:
To avoid delays or issues with processing your application, you must upload these documents with your online application form. You will also need to gather the following information:
The online application process takes 20-30 minutes.
Choose one option:
Create an online account
Sign in to your online account (use this option if you have already started your online application)
IMPORTANT — We cannot review your application until you upload all of the required documents, including Form 11. Form 11 must be notarized by a notary public or lawyer.
English fluency must be demonstrated prior to applying for registration with CRNBC. Please contact us for more information.
Registered nurses and licensed graduate nurses currently registered in another Canadian jurisdiction may be eligible for practising registration in B.C. in accordance with the Canadian Free Trade Agreement and section 4.04(2) or 4.06(3) of CRNBC's bylaws:
If you have questions, please email email@example.com.
All applicants—including B.C. graduates—who apply for initial RN registration
must complete the jurisprudence learning module.
It's a good idea to have all the necessary documents and information on hand before beginning the registration process.
Complex applications take longer to review and process. Learn more»