Get a medical licence

All physicians must be registered through the Yukon Medical Council to practice medicine in the Yukon. You can apply to be included in the following registers.

Medical register

Apply to practice independently as a family physician. Learn more

Specialist medical register

Apply to practice independently as a medical specialist.  Learn more

Educational register

Apply if you’re a medical student or post-grad (resident) and have the support of your university to complete an elective in the Yukon. Learn more

Administrative register

Apply if you intend to practice medicine in an administrative capacity. Email  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.

Courtesy register

Apply if you are participating in research or an education program, are providing services to members of a delegation visiting the Yukon, or are practicing medicine temporarily in the Yukon as a member of the Canadian Forces. Email  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.

Emergency register

Emergency licences can be issued under limited circumstances. Email  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.

Limited practice registers

We do not currently accept applications for limited family practice or limited specialist practice licences. International medical graduates (IMGs) must secure a full medical licence in another jurisdiction before applying for registration in the Yukon.

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