Protecting the public and
guiding the professions

About HPCSA

The Health Professions Council of South Africa is a statutory body, established in terms of the Health Professions Act and is committed to protecting the public and guiding the professions.

Committees

Executive Committee

The Executive Committee of the Council may exercise all the powers and perform all functions of Council between Council meetings, but shall not have the power, unless Council otherwise directs, to amend or set aside any decision of Council.
The decision of the Executive Committee of Council shall be in force and take effect on a date determined by the Executive Committee of Council unless set aside by Council.
The Executive Committee of the Council shall, where appropriate and necessary in the execution of its powers as determined above, consider and deal with all matters concerning staff, administration, financial matters, Council’s policy, inter-professional matters and matters pertaining to national health policies.