Bylaws & Policies

Canadian Society of Palliative Care Physicians


The bylaws of the CSPCP were revised in 2014 in compliance with the new federal Not-for-Profit Corporations Act. The bylaws were approved by the Membership at the Society’s AGM on May 31, 2014. Bylaw 15 was amended via Special Resolution on May 24, 2019. The definition of “quorum” was amended via Member Resolution on October 22, 2020 (Bylaws 1 and 24).


Policy Board of Directors (updated Jan 2021)

Policies Pertaining to Committees (updated October 2019)

Policy Pertaining to Donors, Exhibitors, Sponsors, and Advertisers

Policy Pertaining to Communication with Members (Including Surveys to Members) (updated June 2019)

Policy Regarding Requests for Letters of Support (updated March 2020)

Policy Pertaining to Events Postings on Web Site

Policy on presentation of abstracts on behalf of the CSPCP

Policy for Endorsing Documents from other organizations – Info for Requestors

Policy on publication of CSPCP projects/work