International Physicians

The licensing process is handled by The College of Physicians and Surgeons of NL (CPSNL).   To initiate the licensing process, a Physician must forward his/her C.V. directly to The CPSNL for assessment.   The contact information is:

College of Physicians and Surgeons of NL
139 Water Street, Suite 603
St. John's, NL
AlC lB2
Tel:   709-726-8546
Fax:   709-726-4725
Web Site:

Educational requirements for internationally trained Physicians are outlined on their web site.

Western Health is pleased to assist in the immigration progess and issuance of work permits for international Physicians.   The Physician Recruitment Officer for Western Health will be pleased to discuss the requirements for work permits with internationally trained physicians who are being considered for positions within Western Health.

The Forms Website for Foreign Workers is: