Who should register:

Important: create an account in PARIS only if:

  • you want to inquire about whether your organization must begin the process of becoming a registered private career college (PCC).
  • your organization must submit a business name approval application.
  • you are a current or former student that wants to lodge a complaint about a PCC.
  • you are an individual that wants to contact the ministry regarding a PCC.

Please do not create an account if you:

  • represent a registered private career college (PCC) as they are already registered in PARIS.
  • are associated with the operation of an existing PCC but do not have a login. Please contact your PCC’s official signing authority who will create an account for you or your assigned inspector.
  • are a third-party assessor. You will receive an email from the ministry asking you to register for an account. You will then be able to complete your assessment of programs.

Choose your account type

Register using the account type that best describes you.

All input fields are mandatory.

If you want to submit an application for a:

  • pre-screening for a program to see if you need to register as a private career college
  • new PCC registration
  • business name approval related to vocational training and you have signing authority on behalf of an organization that may wish to apply to become a registered PCC.
    Choose this account type (“Binding Authority”)

If you are:

  • a member of the public making an inquiry about a private career college   
    Choose this account type (“Individual”) 
  • an organization submitting an application for a business name approval
    unrelated to vocational training.
    Choose this account type (“Individual”) 
  • a current or former PCC student submitting a complaint to the ministry.
    Choose this account type (“Student”)

Check the entries you’ve made and submit your registration. You will receive a temporary log-in sent to the email address you have provided.

User Type:*

Notice of Collection

The following information is provided in support of your application for the pre-screening of an unregistered Private Career College, or the registration and renewal of same, and for the purposes of filing a complaint regarding a PCC; pursuant to the Ministry of Colleges and Universities Act, 1990 and the Private Career Colleges Act, 2005 and its Regulations.

Any personal information that you give us will be collected, used and disclosed in accordance with law and applicable privacy policies. If you have any questions about the collection, use and disclosure of your personal information, please contact:

Access and Privacy Office, Ministry of Education/Ministry of Colleges and Universities, 900 Bay Street, 21st Floor, Mowat Block, Toronto, ON M7A 1L2.