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  • Dec 2 110th Council Meeting The 110th meeting of Council will be held on Friday, December 9, 2022 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. (online). Read More
  • Nov 24 Launch of Canada Dental Benefit The Government of Canada will be launching its interim Canada Dental Benefit program on December 1, 2022. An information session for all oral health professionals, including Registered Denturists, will be held by Health Canada and the CRA on Tuesday, November 29, 2022, from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. EST. Read More

Graduates of Ontario Colleges

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, please note that the College cannot receive Express post, Registered mail or materials by couriers at this time.  Please submit forms and applications via email or fax until further notice. Original documents will be required when the CDO staff return to the office.

Step 1: Qualifying Examination Initial Application

Individuals who wish to attempt the Qualifying Examination for the first time are required to submit a completed QE Initial Application package, including payment of any applicable fees.  This application is reviewed by the College to confirm that the educational requirement has been met. 

        QE Initial Application Package 


Below are the Individual documents found in the QE Initial Application Package:

Step 2: Qualifying Examination Registration

Following notification that the Qualifying Examination Initial Application has been approved, a candidate may register to take the Qualifying Examination.  


QE Registration Package


Below are the individual documents found in the QE Registration Package:

Please Note: Candidates who successfully complete the Qualifying Examination  must provide proof of Canadian citizenship, permanent residency, or have an authorization under Canada’s Immigration and Refugee Protection Act and proof of good character, when the application for a Certificate of Registration is submitted.

Registering for a Subsequent Attempt of the Qualifying Examination  

If you are applying to take the Qualifying Examination after either withdrawing or having been unsuccessful at an attempt of the exam, a completed Qualifying Examination Registration Form and the applicable fee are required.  However you are not required to provide photographs, official transcripts, or proof of identification from Step 1.

If you are registering for a re-attempt of the examination, please include your CDO Candidate ID number. 

Special Needs Accommodation

If you have a temporary or permanent physical impairment, or any persistent cognitive, psychological, sensory or learning impairment which substantially limits your participation in one or both components of the Qualifying Examination, you may make a request for special needs accommodation.  Requests for special needs accommodation are submitted in writing to the Registrar and accompany the Qualifying Examination Registration form. Details can be found in the College’s Qualifying Examination Special Needs Accommodation Policy


Contact: Roderick Tom-Ying, Manager, Registration & Qualifying Examinations​ 
T: (416) 925-6331 ext. 227• TF: 1 (888) 236-4326 ext. 227

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