Scam alert: CMPA and CFPC debits and fees

A spam email is being circulated to CMPA members and College Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) members.

This email includes a link in which there is a request to pay CMPA and/or CFPC fees. It references “debit confirmation” or “debit invoice” in the subject line.

Do NOT open or click on the link(s) in this email.  

Please note that the CMPA does not accept or request credit card information.

To ensure secure communication with the CMPA, always sign in to the password protected, members-only section of the CMPA website (

Membership documents (such as your annual invoice or receipt) are available within the CMPA member portal. This information will never be sent to you as an email attachment.