Restricted Activities

Restricted Activities are elements of the Dietitians’ scope of practice that present a significant risk of harm and are reserved to those professionals specifically qualified to perform these actions.

The Restricted Activities are:
(a)    design, compound or dispense therapeutic diets where nutrition is administered through enteral means
(b)    design therapeutic diets where nutrition is administered through parenteral means
(c)    administer a substance to a person by instillation through enteral means
(d)    administer a substance to a person by instillation through parenteral means

Applicants who wish to apply to practice Restricted Activities must complete the Application to Practice Restricted Activities including the Verification of Current Competence (as applicable), submit any required documentation and provide the fee of $35 per restricted activity. Restricted activities are renewed annually.

Interpretive Guide: Restricted Activities

Application to Practice Restricted Activities