Council Open Forum, Renewal, Discipline Decision

Council Open Forum

You’re invited to participate in Council’s open forum on Saturday January 22, 2022 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. online at Click here on January 22 to join the meeting. This is your opportunity to bring forward issues, concerns, questions or any other matter you wish to share with Council, who welcomes your engagement!

We value your input, knowledge, and experiences and hope that you will join us at this open forum! If you have any questions about the open forum or require more information, please contact Marianne Baird, Registrar at or 780.436.8381 ext. 105.

Renewal Opened January 1, 2022

Thank you to the many OTs who have already renewed their practice permits, we appreciate the early renewals! To renew your permit, access the Registrant Login to the online platform at

Be sure to renew before February 28, 2022, to avoid having your practice permit cancelled. 

Note: it can take up to 10 business days if renewal approval is required. This happens if you have profile updates such as a name change or addition of an employer that is not currently in our system. Be sure to start your renewal well before the end of February.

Discipline Decision

The Alberta College of Occupational Therapists (ACOT) permanently cancelled the practice permit of Kris Nelson, effective December 14, 2021, based on a Hearing Tribunal order on this date. The Hearing Tribunal’s written decision is now available to view here.