Canadian residents (outside of Ontario):
Filing of complete applications and payment of fees for a temporary licence(s).
Written verification of registration or membership with another provincial regulator/Ordré must be received by the association directly from the respective regulator/Ordre.
Proof of citizenship.
Filing of complete applications and payment of fees for temporary licence(s).
(a) Qualifications equal to those required for the issuance of a licence as a member; or wide recognition in the field of engineering in respect of the work for which a temporary licence is requested and not less than ten years of experience in said field.
(b) Original academic transcripts listing all courses and marks for the attainment of the university engineering bachelor's degree must be received by the regulator directly from the respective university.
(c) Written verification of registration with a professional engineering board of registration or other organization with functions similar to those of the regulator, must be received by the regulator directly from the respective board of registration (if applicable).
Collaboration with a licensed member of the regulator is required to ensure that the engineering work complies with Canadian and Ontario codes, standards, and laws governing the work. All final drawings, reports, etc., must be co-signed and sealed by the collaborator. Also, collaborators must write directly to the Registrar, using the provided sample letter (see Resources section below), confirming their willingness to act as collaborators.
When submitting your application, please include:
- A completed temporary licence application
- A copy of your current resume
- Payment of application fee: ·$780 + HST = $881.40 (in Canadian dollars, cheque or money order, made payable to Professional Engineers Ontario).
Note: Faxed or scanned applications are not acceptable because we require an original handwritten signature.
The application package should be submitted by mail or in-person to:
Professional Engineers Ontario
40 Sheppard Avenue West
Toronto, ON M2N 6K9
For more information, please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
What to expect (timelines)
|+/- 5 weeks||Application Review and Assessment|
- Submission of Application and Payment
- Final Approval
|Note: Allow +/- 8 weeks for mailing of Stamp/Certificate after final approval|