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 2019.  

DT Dietitian 1775.00
SDT Supplementary Dietitian 1775.00
NT Nutritionist 1775.00
SNT Supplementary Nutritionist 1775.00

Banking Details
Please note we do not accept cash on our premises: 

Arcadia Branch
Branch code: 632005
Account Name: HPCSA
Account Type: Cheque
Account numbers Annual fees: 405 00 33 481
Other moneys: 061 00 00 169
Swift code: ABSAZAJJ

Deposit References:
  • Include your HPCSA registration number as reference
  • New registrations use your ID or passport number as a reference

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 - 
(a) by a Health Practitioner 945.00
(b) by a student 320.00
(c) by a student for re-registration as a student after interruption of at least one year 185.00
(d) by a visiting student 1000.00
(e) by a visiting student for re-registration after an interruption of at ! least one year 185.00
(f) by a student, as penalty, per month or part thereof, for the late submission of an application for registration 155.00
(g) by a health practitioner for registration of an additional qualification or additional professional category 365.00

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