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

Fees

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 2018. 
 
  • Fees include 15% VAT rate

CODECATEGORYR (VAT Included)
AN Anaesthetist Assistant 302.00
BE Biomedical Engineer 1057.00
KB Clinical Biochemist 575.00
DP Dentist 1846.00
DP Dentist (Specialist) 1881.00
GC Genetic Counsellor 1057.00
GR Genetic Counsellor 1057.00
HA Health Assistant 302.00
PH Medical Physicist 1057.00
MP Medical Practitioner 1846.00
MP Medical Practitioner (Specialist) 1881.00
MS Medical Scientist 1057.00
MW Medical Biological Scientist 1057.00
SMW Supplementary Medical Scientist 1057.00
CA Clinical Associate 784.00
IN Medical Intern 743.00


Registration fees
Registration fees are payable by persons to be registered in terms of the Health Professions Act No. 56 of 1974:

 

Registration fees by - 
 
CODECATEGORYR (VAT Included)
(a) a medical practitioner or a dentist 2117.00
(b) a medical practitioner in the category independent practice (family physician) 585.00
(c) a medical practitioner or a dentist in the category military service 2117.00
(d) a medical practitioner or dentist as an exchange registrar under section 30 2117.00
(e) a medical practitioner or a dentist for the registration of a specialty or subspecialty 4229.00
(f) a biomedical engineer 1163.00
(g) a clinical biochemist 1163.00
(h) a genetic counsellor 1163.00
(i) a medical biological scientist 1163.00
(j) a medical scientist 1163.00
(k) a medical physicist 1163.00
(l) an intern in medicine, biomedical engineering, clinical biochemistry, genetic counselling, medical science, medical biological science or medical physics. 319.00
(m) a student intern in medicine, biomedical engineering, clinical R 292.00 biochemistry, genetic counselling, medical science, medical I biological science or medical physics. 292.00
(n) a formerly registered medical or dental student for the R 292.00 resumption of registration as a dental or medical student or vice versa 292.00
(o) a medical or dental student for changing such registration to R 159.00 registration as a dental or medical student or vice versa 159.00
(p) a student in medicine, medical science, or dentistry 292.00
(q) a student in medicine, medical science, or dentistry 873.00
(r) a visiting student for re-registration after an interruption for at R 140.00 I least one year 140.00
(s) a student, student intern in medicine, or intern in medicine, as R 119.00 penalty, per month or part thereof, for the late submission of an application for registration 119.00
(t) a student in medicine, medical science or dentistry for re- R 159.00 I registration as a student after an interruption of at least one year 159.00
(u) a medical practitioner or a dentist in the category volunteer R 137.00 services 137.00
(v) a health practitioner in the professions of Medicine, Medical R 319.00 Science, and Dentistry for registration of additional qualifications or additional professional category 319.00
(w) a clinical associate 773.00
 
 

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