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Your 2017/2018 CFP® certification expired on March 31, 2018.
If you haven't already done so, visit your FPSC Portal to renew your certification now.

Renewals received after March 31, 2018 will be subject to late fees. We encourage you to complete the renewal application to ensure you continue to experience the benefits of CFP certification.

As a CFP professional, you have achieved internationally recognized standards of knowledge, skills, abilities and ethics. Your CFP designation provides assurance to Canadians that the design of their financial future rests with a professional planner who will put clients’ interests ahead of their own. 

Click here to access the 2018/2019 CFP certification renewal application on your FPSC Portal.

Please note any 2018/2019 renewal application received after May 31, 2018 will be subject to a reinstatement fee in addition to the annual renewal fee.

For assistance, please contact FPSC Stakeholder Support at, 416.593.8587 or 1.800.305.9886.

Maintaining Your CFP Certification

Annual requirements for CFP certification include:


Reinstating Your Lapsed or Cancelled Certification

If you are a former CFP professional, you are permitted to reinstate within five years of your last CFP certification expiration date, subject to the following reinstatement policies:

You must: 

Continuing Education Requirements

  • CE supporting documentation for all CE activities required to reinstate your certification
  • You will be requested to log in to your FPSC Portal, and report your CE through “View/Update CE”.

Reinstatement Processing Timelines

  • Your application will be reviewed once you have reported your CE, submitted supporting CE documentation for review and submitted the reinstatement fee.
  • The application process generally takes 5-10 business days from the date you have submitted all required items.

To begin the reinstatement process, please send a written request to attaching the CFP Certification Reinstatement Application 2018/2019.

Frequently Asked Questions about 2018/2019 Renewal