Are you a full registrant?

You are required to submit a CCP between March 1st and March 31st 2021.


Three years in:

The BC Health Regulators is submitting a report on the achievements since signing the Declaration to Cultural Safety and Humility.


The Partnership for Dietetic Education and Practice (PDEP) has released revised Integrated Competencies for Dietetic Education and Practice (ICDEP) to guide dietetic education, continuous quality improvement and registration with a regulatory body in Canada.

Did you know that the CDBC isn’t an educational institution?

In BC, Dietitians and Nutritionists are not the same thing.

CDBC is currently operating a virtual office re: COVID-19.

concerns and complaints

need help finding a dietitian?

check out the public
register of dietitians

What is the CDBC?

The college of Dietitians of BC is dedicated to public protection.

We regulate and support Registered Dietitians for the enhancement of safe, ethical and competent nutrition services in diverse practice environments. The college is not an education institution and it does not provide dietitian services.


Know if your dietetic practitioner is licensed

Find a Dietitian
Learn about expectations of a Dietitian’s practice

Know the difference between Dietitian and Nutritionist

Registered Dietitians

Renew between March 1 and  March 31

Submit your annual CCP before March 31

Complete your criminal record check and jurisprudence examination every 5 years

New Applicants

Apply if you have completed a Canadian
approved education program

Learn about the process for Internationally educated dietitians
Transfer registration from another province
Confirm requirements in order to return to practice
Register for the May or November Canadian Dietetic Registration Examination

News and Notifications

Managing Risk in Practice Q&A

Managing Risk in Practice Q&A

The purpose of this Q&A is to serve as a resource for dietitians to identify sources of risks in their practice and understand how to navigate these situations. While it is not possible to eliminate all risks in dietetics, dietitians have a duty to protect clients...

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Enteral Nutrition Q&A

Enteral Nutrition Q&A

Visit the Restricted Activities section of the CDBC website for information on how to register and to determine which Restricted Activities you may need.Commercially prepared enteral nutrition (EN) formulations that do not meet the regulatory requirements for federal...

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Nutrigenomics Q&A

Nutrigenomics Q&A

Nutrigenomics is an area of nutrition science studying how genome-diet interactions influence individuals’ and populations’ response to food, disease susceptibility, and population health. Though the term technically refers to the influence nutrients have on genome...

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