Physician Assistant Registration

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As of April 1, 2021, all physician assistants (PAs) wanting to practice in Alberta must register with CPSA. This includes PAs that were previously on our voluntary listing.

Eligibility Criteria

To register with CPSA as a physician assistant, you must meet the following eligibility requirements:

Annual Renewal

Just like Alberta physicians, registered Physician Assistants (PAs) will have to renew their practice permit and pay fees annually.

Your annual renewal is due Dec. 31 each year. Watch your inbox for more information or see our annual renewal page.

Fees you can expect

  • Registration Fee $400.00
  • Practice Permit annual fee $550.00

Questions? Contact us.

Phone: 780-969-4924
Toll-free: 1-800-320-8624
Fax: 780-424-0805

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