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 

ANT Paramedic 992.00
ECP Emergency Care Practitioner 992.00
ECT Emergency Care Technician 992.00
ANA Ambulance Emergency Assistant 992.00
BAA Basic Ambulance Assistant 816.00
OECO Operational Emergency Care Orderly 992.00
ECA Emergency Care Assistant 816.00

The annual fees payable by persons registering for the first time in terms of the Health Professions Act, 1974 shall be a pro rata amount of the applicable annual fee referred to in the schedule, to be calculated according to the month of registration after the due date for payment of annual fees.

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) health practitioner in Emergency Care 1495.00
(b) student in Emergency Care 251.00
(c) visiting student in Emergency Care 794.00
(d) visiting student for re-registratbn after an interruption of at least i one year 131.00
(e) student, as penalty, per month or part thereof, for the late submission of an application for registration 110.00
(f) student in Emergency Care for re-registration as a student after interruption of study for at least one year 145.00
(g) health practitioner in the profession of Emergency Care for registration of additional qualifications or additional professional category 296.00

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