How to Apply for a Licence (Post-Residency)

*This process is not applicable to new residents or residents changing programs.  Please contact us if this applies to you!

 1.   LOGIN to your account at

  • Go to Applications for Medical Registration found in the Overview menu

  • In the Province Section menu, select SK-College of Physicians and Surgeons of Saskatchewan

  • Enter:
    • the date(s) of your certification examination (if available) with the College of Family Physicians of Canada or the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.
    • history of all current and past training, licensing and practice (if applicable). This includes your training and licensing in Saskatchewan.

      NOTE: If your medical degree was obtained outside of Canada, the document will need to be source verified.


Don’t have a account?
Create an account by accessing the PhysiciansApply Website.
There is a fee to set up an account,
payable directly to the Medical Council of Canada
 3.   Pay the Assessment Fee of $525
Your application will then be made available online to the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Saskatchewan.
The CPSS Registration Department  will review your application and email you regarding the application process.  This includes requests for references, certificates of professional conduct (if applicable) and other documents as required.

 4.  Complete the Online Registration Appointment

Once all the required documentation is received and the application is considered complete, the CPSS Registration Department will grant you access to the Online Registration Appointment*. 

*The Online Registration Appointment is hosted online by the College of Medicine Continuing Medical Education (CME) Office.

Physicians cannot practice or bill for services in Saskatchewan until they have received official notice of licensure along with a licence number issued by the CPSS.

Medical Professional Corporations

Physicians registered may be eligible for a permit for a medical professional corporation. 

Information and the application form for a medical professional corporations is available on the CPSS website under the left menu heading Registration, Professional Corporations.