Certification and Licensing

Certification and Licensing Resources


After completing the requirements for the certificate or licence, you must submit an application within one year of passing the exam. Renewing your certificate or licence? Submit your application before the expiry date of your certificate or licence.

Core Competencies

Core competencies are the skills and knowledge you need for a certain certificate or licence. They focus on the rules that apply under O. Reg 267/03.

Performance Guidelines

Performance guidelines provide consistent best management practices and describe the ways that the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA) expects you to conduct yourself in nutrient management activities.

The Act and Associated Regulations and Protocols

Find the Nutrient Management Act, Regulations and Protocol and other provincial documents you may need to reference.

Reviewed 09/14/2023


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