The Canadian Nurses Protective Society

The Canadian Nurses Protective Society (CNPS®) is a not-for-profit society that offers legal advice, risk management services, legal assistance and professional liability protection related to nursing practice to eligible Registered Nurses.


November 27, 2015
Understanding the CNPS Advantage: Did you know? The CNPS is different from any other provider of individual professional liability protection for nurses in Canada. Read more...

October 19, 2015
CNPS issues public statement regarding the future of its partnership with RNAO  Read more...



An Update on the Law at the End of Life: the Carter Case
Wednesday, February 17, 2016 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EST


Independent Practice
Wednesday, March 2, 2016, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EST


October 8, 2015
Important message for Ontario nurses: CNPS extends RNAO members' eligiblity for professional liability protection (PLP) to December 31, 2015. Ontario nurses can access CNPS PLP and its full range of legal services by registering individually with CNPS. Read more...

June 11, 2015
CNPS Annual Report   Read more... 

May 19, 2015
Update: The Supreme Court Ruling on Physician-Assisted Death by CNPS in Canadian Nurse magazine  Read more...

April 29, 2015
CRNBC announces CNPS as the chosen liability protection provider for B.C. nurses   Read more...

January 1, 2015
CNPS Announces Greater Access to Professional Liability Protection for all Canadian Registered Nurses and Nurse Practitioners   Read more...


  You can request written confirmation that you are eligible to receive CNPS' Professional Liability Protection.



Contact the CNPS at
or 1-800-267-3390