Legislation and Regulations


The Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers (the College) regulates the practice of social work and social service work in Ontario in accordance with the Social Work and Social Service Work Act, 1998 and the regulations and bylaws made under that Act. The primary duty of the College is to serve and protect the public interest.


Regulation 383/00 – Registration
Regulation 384/00 – Professional Misconduct


To access the College’s bylaws, please contact the Office of the Registrar at oor@ocswssw.org.