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

STA Speech Therapist and Audiologist 1656.00
SSTA Supplementary Speech Therapist and Audiologist 1656.00
AU Audiologist 1656.00
SAU Supplementary Audiologist 1656.00
GAK Hearing Aid Acoustician 1656.00
SGAK Supplementary Hearing Aid Acoustician 1656.00
SGG Community Speech and Hearing Workers 573.00
SGK Speech and Hearing Correctionist 573.00
AM Audiometrician 573.00
STB Speech Therapy Assistant 517.00
ST Speech Therapist 1656.00
SHA Speech and Hearing Assistant 517.00

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.