Please Note:

  • The CMTNL registration year runs from April 1 – to March 31. The annual registration fee is $450.
  • For active registrants, there is a sliding payment schedule (initial registration only), decreasing by $35 each month into the fiscal year.
  • For inactive registrations, the annual fee, whenever applying, is $200. Inactive registrants are NOT permitted to practice in Newfoundland and Labrador.
  • You may only remain inactive for 2 consecutive years.
  • If you would like to complete a “paper” copy of the initial registration application, please download it here for printing.
  • All payment information and options, as well as the ability to complete payment, will be provided to you on submission of this form.

    Section A: Contact Information

    Your Name:
    Home Address:
    Postal Code:

    Section B: Exam Completions and Supporting Documents

    Date of CMTNL examination completion:
    Date of CMTO/CMTBC/CMTNB examination completion:
    Where applicable, certificate of good standing from CMTO, CMTNB or CMTBC dated not more than two months from the date of this application:

    Section C: Post-Secondary Education Information

    Massage therapy graduation:
    Highest level of other formal post-secondary education:
    Degree/diploma/certificate in (area):
    Institution (i.e. school, college, or university):
    Year of graduation:
    Other health professions:
    Other jurisdictions:

    Section D: English Proficiency

    English is my native language and documents are not required:
    If English is not your native language, declaration of reasonable fluency in English, providing documents as required in English translation if necessary.
    I declare that I am reasonably fluent in English:
    Fluency document as required (1):
    Fluency document as required (2):
    Fluency document as required (3):

    Section E: Employment Information/Details

    You have been offered employment:
    Business Name:
    Postal Code:
    Business Phone:
    Business Fax:
    Business Email:

    Section F: Declarations and Documents

    Completed NLMTA application has been mailed to NLMTA:

    Your registration is not complete until professional liability insurance and NLMTA membership has been obtained. Once the Board has been notified by the NLMTA of membership payment, the Board will contact you with your registration date.

    Inactive registrants are NOT permitted to practise in Newfoundland and Labrador.

    I am applying for active registration:

    Conditions of licence:

    It is a condition of licence that you inform the College of any conviction of a criminal offence. Please answer the following questions and provide any relevant details based on your response.

    Have you been found guilty of a criminal offence related to the regulation of the practice of massage therapy?

    Have you been found guilty of a professional misconduct, or incompetency in any jurisdiction in relation to the practice of massage therapy or any other health care profession?

    Are you subject to any current proceedings for professional misconduct, incompetency or incapacity?

    Have you been convicted or charged with, and not yet been found guilty or acquitted, of an offence that affects your fitness to engage in the practice of massage therapy?

    If you answered Yes to any of the above questions, please provide details:

    Attach the following Documents:

    A letter of good standing from the previous Regulated Province:
    A current first aid certificate:
    A Vulnerable Sector Check & Criminal Code of Conduct from the RCMP, or local police department (dated within the last 12 months):
    The completed CMTNL Self Study Jurisprudence Exam:

    Mandatory Declarations (Active Registration only)

    Have performed 500 hours client care, or finished your massage therapy program within previous 3 years or completed a refresher course within the last fifteen months.

    Current liability insurance for at least $3,000,000 per occurrence.

    Be a member in good standing of the NLMTA.

    Signature and Submission

    I, the undersigned, verify that the information given on this application is true. I agree to abide by the Act Respecting the Practice of Massage Therapy, the Regulations, and Bylaws and Policies of the College of Massage Therapists of Newfoundland and Labrador (CMTNL).



    All payment information and options, as well as the ability to complete payment, will be provided to you on submission.