6. A consultant who wishes to renew recognition must (1) file a renewal application on the form provided by the Minister not later than the 60th day preceding the recognition’s date of expiry and pay fees of $1,044; and
(2) demonstrate that he or she still meets the conditions provided for in subparagraphs 1 and 2 of the first paragraph of section 4.
The Minister may deny the application of a consultant whose recognition is suspended pursuant to section 7. In such a case, a new application for renewal may be filed only after demonstration is made that the reason for suspension no longer exists.
A recognition renewal is valid for 2 years.