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

Evidence Based Practice Q&A

Evidence Based Practice Q&A

The College of Dietitians of BC is mandated to “establish, monitor and enforce standards of practice to enhance the quality of practice and reduce incompetent, impaired or unethical practice amongst registrants…” (Health Professions Act, s. 16(2)(d)). CDBC Standard of...

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November 19, 2020 PHO New Orders and Restrictions

Effective November 19, 2020, new orders and restrictions were announced by the PHO, including orders about mask use. Non-medical masks must be worn by everyone in all shared indoor settings and workplaces, unless they are in a screened or private work area.  For...

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Update from November 16, 2020

On November 7, 2020, the Provincial Health Officer (PHO) issued a new order for all individuals, places of work and businesses within the Vancouver Coastal Health and Fraser Health regions to significantly reduce social interactions (except for the Central Coast...

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