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

Guideline Tariffs

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. 
 
  • Fees include 15% VAT rate

CODECATEGORYR (VAT Included)
AN Anaesthetist Assistant 340.00
BE Biomedical Engineer 1180.00
KB Clinical Biochemist 640.00
DP Dentist 2055.00
DP Dentist (Specialist) 2095.00
GC Genetic Counsellor 1180.00
GR Genetic Counsellor 1180.00
HA Health Assistant 340.00
PH Medical Physicist 1180.00
MP Medical Practitioner 2055.00
MP Medical Practitioner (Specialist) 2095.00
MS Medical Scientist 1180.00
MW Medical Biological Scientist 1180.00
SMW Supplementary Medical Scientist 1180.00
CA Clinical Associate 875.00
IN Medical Intern 830.00


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 - 
 
CODECATEGORYR (VAT Included)
(a) a medical practitioner or a dentist 2355.00
(b) a medical practitioner in the category independent practice (family physician) 655.00
(c) a medical practitioner or a dentist in the category military service 2355.00
(d) a medical practitioner or dentist as an exchange registrar under section 30 2355.00
(e) a medical practitioner or a dentist for the registration of a specialty or subspecialty 4705.00
(f) a biomedical engineer 1295.00
(g) a clinical biochemist 1295.00
(h) a genetic counsellor 1295.00
(i) a medical biological scientist 1295.00
(j) a medical scientist 1295.00
(k) a medical physicist 1295.00
(l) an intern in medicine, biomedical engineering, clinical biochemistry, genetic counselling, medical science, medical biological science or medical physics. 355.00
(m) a student intern in medicine, biomedical engineering, clinical R 292.00 biochemistry, genetic counselling, medical science, medical I biological science or medical physics. 325.00
(n) a formerly registered medical or dental student for the R 292.00 resumption of registration as a dental or medical student or vice versa 325.00
(o) a medical or dental student for changing such registration to R 159.00 registration as a dental or medical student or vice versa 180.00
(p) a student in medicine, medical science, or dentistry 325.00
(q) a student in medicine, medical science, or dentistry 925.00
(r) a visiting student for re-registration after an interruption for at R 140.00 I least one year 160.00
(s) a student, student intern in medicine, or intern in medicine, as R 119.00 penalty, per month or part thereof, for the late submission of an application for registration 135.00
(t) a student in medicine, medical science or dentistry for re- R 159.00 I registration as a student after an interruption of at least one year 180.00
(u) a medical practitioner or a dentist in the category volunteer R 137.00 services 155.00
(v) a health practitioner in the professions of Medicine, Medical R 319.00 Science, and Dentistry for registration of additional qualifications or additional professional category 355.00
(w) a clinical associate 860.00
 

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