Temporary Leave of Absence
The Board may in its discretion grant a registered member in good standing a temporary leave of absence from engaging in the practice of chemistry. During a temporary leave of absence, the member shall remain in good standing but
a) shall not practice as a registered member;
b) shall not use the professional title provided by registration under the Act (except by exemption for employment searches as outlined in 14.02 of the Bylaws); and
c) shall not use the professional stamp provided by the Association.
A temporary leave of absence may be granted for a period of six months and may be extended up to a maximum of two years. Full details are available under Section 14 of the ACPA Bylaws.
To apply for Temporary Leave of Absence, sign into your account at the top of this page and look under the Member Menu for Leaves of Absence. Follow instructions from there.