If you have a complaint about an occupational therapist, you should contact the registrar of the College of Occupational Therapists of BC directly at 250-386-6822 or toll-free in BC at 1-866-386-6822.

The College must receive all complaints in writing. Please include:

  • your name and address,
  • the name of the occupational therapist, and
  • details about the event: the date, time, place and name of any other persons involved.

If necessary, the registrar will provide you with information to assist you in filing a complaint.

The Inquiry Committee investigates complaints or information that is brought to the attention of the college. The committee consists of six members appointed by the COTBC board:

  • one public member,
  • one COTBC board member, and
  • four registrants.

If you have questions or believe that your contact with an occupational therapist may indicate sexual misconduct by him or her, please download and read the following public information sheet:

Public Info: Sexual Misconduct