The province of Alberta regulates several health professions. Naturopathic doctors are granted the privilege of self-regulation, as outlined in the Health Professions Act (HPA). Under the HPA, health professions are organized into regulatory bodies, called colleges.
The HPA requires that these regulatory colleges:
The College of Naturopathic Doctors of Alberta includes an elected Council and various committees, including the Executive Committee, Registration Committee, Complaints Review Committee and the Competence Committee.