May 23, 2014
As previously communicated, FSCO will begin accepting health service provider licence applications on June 1, 2014, and licences will go into effect on December 1, 2014.
When applying for a service provider licence, applicants will be required to pay a two-component fee consisting of:
FSCO is a cost recovery regulatory agency; it cannot make a profit from health service provider licensing fees. FSCO will evaluate health service provider licensing fees annually to ensure they accurately reflect the costs of regulating the sector and adjust them as necessary to ensure only full cost recovery.
Service providers can influence the cost of regulation and fees by complying with the law.
Visit FSCO's Frequently Asked Questions for answers to important questions regarding fees:
FSCO will begin accepting health service provider licence applications on June 1, 2014.
To ensure a licensing decision by November 30, 2014, your business must apply for a health service provider licence before August 31, 2014.
Service providers that do not submit licence applications prior to August 31, 2014, may not receive licensing decisions prior to November 30, 2014.
An instructional video and online guide will be available on May 30, 2014, to assist all applicants.
For more information, contact FSCO directly:
Toll free: 1-800-668-0128
Fax: (416) 590-7070