The College is pleased to offer members the ability to securely update their personal information at any time and pay their annual fees to the College online.

Find information on a registered social worker or a registered social service worker’s registration status, discipline history and employer contact information on the Online Register.

Login to renew your 2017 College membership, print your tax receipt and member card. This year’s renewal period will begin on November 1st, 2016.

This guide is designed to assist you in the completion of your Online 2017 Annual Renewal of Registration. Please carefully review this guide prior to completing your online renewal of membership.

The Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers protects the interest of the public by regulating the practice of social workers and social service workers and promoting ethical and professional practice.

Recent News

The College Introduces New Communications Initiatives

The College is pleased to introduce two new communications initiatives which will help us better engage and connect with our stakeholders: the online Perspective newsletter and informational podcasts. Perspective gets its own website Starting this April, the College will offer the Perspective newsletter in electronic-only format. Members will be able to access Perspective online at The College’s decision...

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Newly Revised CCP Documents Now Available on College Website

The College is pleased to announce that its 2017 Continuing Competence Program (CCP) documents – which include a newly revised CCP Instruction Guide, Self-Assessment Tool and Professional Development Plan – are now available on the College website. Council approved changes to the CCP after considering recommendations from a comprehensive evaluation of the program. The College is committed to ensuring...

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Domestic Violence Death Review Committee Report Response

The Office of the Chief Coroner has notified the College of the results of a review by the Domestic Violence Death Review Committee (“DVDRC”) and sought the College’s support in implementing one of its recommendations. This eBulletin seeks to assist in implementing the DVDRC’s recommendation by: Sharing the findings of the DVDRC with members. Reminding members of their professional...

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Upcoming Discipline Committee Hearings

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Continuing Competence Program

Continuing Competence ProgramThe purpose of the CCP is to promote quality assurance with respect to the practice of the professions of social work and social service work, and to encourage members to enhance their practice in an ongoing way.

Member Resource USB Key

USB KeyAccess essential OCSWSSW documents from a centralized location. Visit the Member Resource USB section for troubleshooting, FAQs and to find all your Member Resource USB documents.



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