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 2018. 
  • Fees include 15% VAT rate

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:
  • Fees include 14% VAT and from 1 April 2018 all new invoices raised will include 15% VAT rate

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