Regulatory Guidance


To guide Members, the College’s Regulatory Education Specialist answers Members’ questions, provides information to reinforce College expectations, and guides Members and the public to relevant policies, standards and legislation.

This section of the website provides access to a variety of regulatory articles developed by the Regulatory Education Specialist in response to questions and issues that have been raised by Members, the public, media or in areas where information has come to the College’s attention from external organizations.

Index of Regulatory Articles

Advertising, Websites and Social Media
Delegation in the Practice of Naturopathy
Informed Consent Do's & Don'ts
Mandatory Reporting Requirements
New Graduates Working for a College Member
Nosodes and Homeopathic Labelling
Prescription and Non-prescription Drug and Substance Information
Privacy issues When a Patient is Suicidal
Protecting Patients Act
Reportable Diseases
Reporting Adverse Reactions and Side Effects to Health Canada
Sexual Abuse of a Patient
Telepractice: Providing Naturopathic Care at a Distance
Transfer of Records