Oath of Office

All CLPNBC Board Members are required to take, and sign, the following Oath of Office at the beginning of their term:

I do swear or solemnly affirm that:

  • I will abide by the Health Professions Act and I will faithfully discharge the duties of the position, according to the best of my ability
  • I will act in accordance with the law and the public trust placed in me
  • I will act in the interest of the College as a whole
  • I will uphold the objects of the College and ensure that I am guided by the public interest in the performance of my duties
  • I have a duty to act honestly
  • I will declare any private interests relating to my public duties and take steps to resolve any conflicts arising in a way that protects the public interest
  • I will ensure that other membership, directorships, voluntary or paid position or affiliations remain distinct from work undertaken in the course of performing my duty as a board member