Application Package

As required by the Regulations, the following information is important to prospective applicants:

PLUS  Application Initiation Form

The Newfoundland and Labrador Psychology Board PLUS Application Initiation Form must be completed if a person wishes to apply for registration with the Newfoundland and Labrador Board.  Within a few days following receipt of this form, a PLUS application specialist will be in contact with you to take you through the remainder of the process.


Three references are required for registration, two of whom must be Registered Psychologists.  The forms required for these will be obtained through the PLUS application package.

The Psychologists Act (2005)

The Psychologists Act, 2005 is the legislation in the Province of Newfoundland and Labrador act which governs the practice of Psychology in the province and outlines the mandate under which the Newfoundland and Labrador Psychology Board operates.

The Psychology Regulations

The Psychology Regulations provide further definition to the regulation of the Practice of Psychology in the Province of Newfoundland and Labrador.

Canadian Psychological Association Code of Ethics

Psychologists are governed by the Canadian Psychological Association Code of Ethics .  This Code articulates ethical principles, values, and standards to guide all Psychologists in Newfoundland and Labrador.

Standards of Professional Conduct

The Standards of Professional Conduct is the Code of Conduct against which the professional conduct of a Psychologist is measured

Practice Guidelines for Providers of Psychological Services

The Practice Guidelines – 2001 for psychologists who provide psychological services serve the important purpose of describing professional activities that demonstrate compliance with the profession’s standards of ethical and competent behaviour.