Applicants Registered in Other Jurisdictions

Applicants who hold registration/licensure as a Psychologist in other jurisdictions may be eligible for fast-track procedures. Supporting documentation is required at the time of application.

Applicants Registered in Another Jurisdiction in Canada

Candidates already licensed to practice Psychology in other Canadian jurisdictions may be registered under fast track procedures as defined in the Canadian Free Trade Agreement (CFTA) (formerly known as the Agreement on Internal Trade or AIT). Required documentation is outlined in pages 3 and 5 of the Application for registration under the CFTA or AIT.

Applicants Registered in the United States of America

An applicant currently registered as a Psychologist in United States of America jurisdictions may be eligible for fast-track procedures n the assessment of their application. Required documentation is outlined in the Application for Registration.

International applicants

While the board has registered Psychologists from a number of jurisdictions around the world, it is the responsibility of the applicant to show that their credentials meet those specified in the Psychologists Act (2005).

Many Canadian jurisdictions now require internationally trained applicants to apply through a common portal for registration within our jurisdictions.

So, if you visit the following website (, it will take you through the process of applying for registration in Newfoundland and Labrador.

Upon receipt of a completed application through this portal, a decision regarding your eligibility for registration in our jurisdiction will be made.