Protecting the public and
guiding the professions

For Professionals

The Council regulates the health professions in the country in aspects pertaining to registration, education and training, professional conduct and ethical behaviour, ensuring continuing professional development, and fostering compliance with healthcare standards.

Professional Boards


Annual fees
Below are the annual fees payable by persons registered in terms of the Health Professions Act No. 56 of 1974, shall be due and payable with effect from 1 April 2017.

AN Anaesthetist Assistant 284.00
BE Biomedical Engineer 994.00
KB Clinical Biochemist 541.00
DP Dentist 1736.00
DP Dentist (Specialist) 1769.00
GC Genetic Counsellor 994.00
GR Genetic Counsellor 994.00
HA Health Assistant 284.00
PH Medical Physicist 994.00
MP Medical Practitioner 1736.00
MP Medical Practitioner (Specialist) 1769.00
MS Medical Scientist 994.00
MW Medical Biological Scientist 994.00
SMW Supplementary Medical Scientist 994.00
CA Clinical Associate 737.00
IN Medical Intern 699.00

Registration fees
The registration fees payable by persons to be registered in terms of the Health Professions Act No. 56 of 1974:
2017/2018 Click here

NB: Registration fees are different from annual fees and are paid upon registration with HPCSA.