Volunteer Certificate

The holder of a volunteer certificate may provide medical services only to indigent and uninsured persons. The holder shall not accept any form of remuneration for providing medical services while in possession of the certificate. Except in a medical emergency, the holder shall not perform any operation or deliver babies. A volunteer certificate is valid for a period of three years.


List of Disqualifying Offenses

Explanatory Statement Disqualifying Offense List 

Disqualifying Offense List 


Please note: the Medical Board is unable to confirm receipt of supporting documents prior to an application being submitted. 

Once an application has been submitted, any documents that have been previously received will be attached to the application. Please allow the Board 10 business days to perform an initial review of your application. After that time, you may check the status of your application by logging into eLicense and navigating to your license application. Select the Options tab and the Review Status option. Any outstanding items will be listed in the ‘Comments’ section at the bottom of the page.


There is no fee for a volunteer certificate.