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About CRNBC

It is the duty of College of Registered Nurses of British Columbia to protect the public through the regulation of registered nurses, nurse practitioners and licensed graduate nurses.

 Who we are

Nursing in British Columbia has been a self-governing profession since 1918. Under provincial legislation (Health Professions Act), it is the duty of CRNBC to protect the public through regulation of registered nurses, nurse practitioners, and licensed graduate nurses.

 What we do

CRNBC's legal obligation is to protect the public through the regulation of registered nurses and nurse practitioners. This includes registering nurses, setting standards of practice, assessing nursing education programs in B.C. and addressing complaints about CRNBC registrants. Learn more about the mandate, regulation of registered nurses, and careers at CRNBC.

 What's new

The nursing profession is always changing and responding to legislation, public needs and advances in health care. Check out our e-newsletter or learn more about CRNBC's financial performance in our latest annual report.

 Annual Report

 Contact us

2855 Arbutus Street
Vancouver, BC
V6J 3Y8 Canada

T: 604.736.7331
F: 604.738.2272
Toll-free: 1.800.565.6505

 Media inquiries

T: 604.736.7331, x320
F: 604.738.2272
Toll-free: 1.800.565.6505

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