How To Join

MSOT has a number of different  membership options, each with its own advantages that reflect the different roles occupational therapists play in the community.  Active MSOT membership can be completed jointly with online COTM registration during the renewal period. All other types of membership, or full members joining after the renewal period, can mail or e-mail completed registration forms to

Payment can be completed by two ways – cheque or credit card.
1. Cheque can be mailed in with the application.
2. If you would like to pay by credit card, please send your completed registration form by email to the MSOT Office (, and you be sent an invoice through our new Quickbooks online system.

Click the link below for the Membership Registration form!

MSOT Registration Form


Types of Membership

Active Membership: $110 per year (June 1 – May 31)

To be eligible for Active Membership, you must be a graduate of an occupational therapy education program in Canada accredited by CAOT or from an occupational therapy program outside of Canada recognized by WFOT.

Associate Membership: $41.25 per year (June 1 – May 31)

The Associate Membership option is for retired occupational therapists who previously held active registration with MSOT. Associate members have the right to attend meetings, be voting members and to hold office in the Society and serve on committees.

Affiliate Membership: $41.25 per year (June 1 – May 31)

Affiliate Membership is for individuals who work in a role assisting occupational therapists in their practice as well as for individuals, groups or organizations interested in the OT profession [Conditions apply. For more information, e-mail or phone (204) 957-1214].

New Grad Membership: $55.00 (One Year Only until May 31)

New grads from the University of Manitoba program may take advantage of a discounted membership rate until the end of the registration year.

Out of Province Membership: $49.50 (June 1 – May 31)

Occupational therapists and OT students living outside of Manitoba can also become part of MSOT as a means of staying informed and connected to developments within Manitoba. (Out of Province members have different levels of access, rights and responsibilities.)

Student Membership: FREE

Students enrolled in the Masters of Occupational Therapy program at the University of Manitoba qualify for a FREE limited membership with MSOT for the duration of their academic studies. MOT students are eligible to receive emails including our NEW newsletter and to receive emails from MSOT. Each September, students are asked by MOT Student Reps to indicate their interest in obtaining a student membership and receiving MSOT emails by subscribing to an MSOT email list. NEW: The student membership will include a username/password to access the MSOT website Member Portal.

MOT Students FAQ Sheet – Click the link for more info.

MSOT MOT New Grad PresentationClick the document to learn more!

If you require additional information, email or phone (204) 957-1214, ext. 21.