Licensing Requirements

Information on licensing requirements for physicians wishing to practice medicine in Yukon.

All physicians wishing to practice medicine in Yukon must have the following:

  • licentiate of the Medical Council of Canada
  • a certificate of fellowship from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada or the College of Family Physicians of Canada, OR
  • a current full licence in another Province or Territory of Canada that is a party to the Agreement on Internal Trade.

You can review the physician licensing requirements for you on Yukon Medical Council page at http://www.yukonmedicalcouncil.ca/physician_licensing.html.

If you wish to apply to practice medicine in Yukon, contact Yukon Medical Council for an application package which includes a complete list of the documents necessary to complete the licensure process.  Yukon Medical Council contact information can be found at http://www.yukonmedicalcouncil.ca/contact_us.html.