|| For detailed rules, see
Regulation No. 2, Registration and
In brief, the following are
eligible for licensure in New Brunswick:
- Physicians certified in Family Practice by the College
of Family Physicians of Canada.
- Physicians certified in a specialty by the Royal
College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada or the College
of Physicians of Québec.
- Physicians with the Licentiate of the Medical
Council of Canada who have at least one year of training in an accredited
Canadian or American program. This should generally be in the form of
a rotating internship. (Graduates of 1993 or later require two years
- Physicians otherwise eligible for licensure in the Province
- In limited circumstances, physicians eligible for licensure in the
State of Maine,
or another American jurisdiction.
- A restricted license is
available, in very limited circumstances, for certain foreign-trained
physicians for direct employment by a hospital
Note: The requirements for a Locum tenens license are the same as that of
a full license.