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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


Invitation to Provide Input 
Practitioners are invited to provide input towards the review of Ethical Rules of Conduct Click here

Regulations Defining the Scope of Practice for Psychology
Report of the Working Group on Promulgation of Regulations Click here
Update on the review of the Regulations relating to the Scope of the Profession of Psychology
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In line with the Strategic Objectives of the Professional Board for Psychology for the period 2015 -2020 and the objective to improve communication with stakeholders and inter-sectoral relations, the Psychology Board would like to invite practiotioners to a Roadshow. The aim is to promote dialogue with stakeholders and to promote transparency and provide guidance to professionals.
Date 22 June 2018    
Venue Meropa Casino & Entertainment World
23.9418° S, 29.4245° E
Time 09:00 - 15:00    
RSVP Click here to complete a form


Click here  to register Online
Closing date  31 May 2018    
Regulations Defining the Scope of Practise for Psychology
Pretoria - On 2 September 2011, the Minister of Health (“Minister”) published the Regulations Defining the Scope of the Profession of Psychology (GNR 704 in Government Gazette 34581) (“Regulations”). Those regulations amended the earlier regulations under the same title (published under GNR 993 of 16 September 2008) >>>> View Document
National Survey of all registered Psychology Practitioners
This national survey was commissioned by a Task Team of the Psychology Board and conducted by Quantify Research (Pty) Ltd, as independent service provider. Data was collected by means of an online survey,  sent to all registered psychology practitioners on the HPCSA database Read more