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Code of Ethics »

A comprehensive Code of Ethics was adopted by the PEISWRB in 2010. More »


Acts and Regulations »

The profession is guided within the framework of mandatory regulations through the PEI Social Work Act. More »


Standards of Practice »

In order to maintain a license to practice social work on Prince Edward Island Registered Social Workers must adhere to a set of standards of practice for the private practice of social work. More »


Professional Development Policy »

View and download the complete Professional Development policy including a Personal Professional Development log. More »


Continuing Education »

Registered social workers in PEI must also maintain a certain amount of continuing education. More »


Registrar’s Role »

The Registrar is primarily responsible for the management of the Provincial registration and certification processes. For the Registrar’s Role, click here.


Board’s Terms of Reference »

The PEI Social Work Registration Board regulates the practice of social work in the Province, promotes established standards and safeguards the welfare of the public with regard to social work services. For the board’s terms of reference, click here.



PEISWRB Code of Ethics (PDF)
PEISWRB Social Work Act (PDF)
PEISWRB Standards and Discipline Regulations (PDF)
PEISWRB Certification Regulations (PDF)

PEISWRB Private Practice Policy (PDF)
PEISWRB Professional Development Policy (PDF)
PEISWRB Continuing Education Policy (PDF)
PEISWRB Registrar’s Role (PDF)
PEISWRB Terms of Reference (PDF)


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A comprehensive Code of Ethics was adopted by the PEISWRB in 2010.



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