Modernization of the BC Health Regulatory Framework:
In April and November 2019, two important reports were published by the BC Ministry of Health to propose recommendations regarding the modernization of the professional health regulation system in BC. Today, the College of Dietitians of British Columbia (CDBC) welcomes the final report of the Steering Committee.
Three years in:
The BC Health Regulators is submitting a report on the achievements since signing the Declaration to Cultural Safety and Humility.
CDBC 2019-2020 Annual Report
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
Know the difference between Dietitian and Nutritionist
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
Apply if you have completed a Canadian
approved education program
News and Notifications
You Asked About… returning to in-person work versus maintaining virtual practice amid phase 2 of COVID restrictions
On Tuesday, May 19, the Provincial Health Officer declared Phase 2 COVID restrictions. This allows some businesses and places of work to re-open with restrictions in place. On May 15, the CDBC circulated a message to all registrants including important documents from...
The College has had an increased frequency of questions related specifically to provision of virtual dietetic practice during the COVID-19 pandemic. Please refer to the blog post Virtual Dietetic Practice in the age of COVID-19 and reach out to the College for any...
During this pandemic outbreak, the Health Professions Act and the Dietitians Regulation and other laws governing health care delivery continue to be in place. The College expects dietitians to fulfill their commitment to their patients and the profession during the...