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


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Registration of Student Medical Technology

  1. Form 53
  2. Certified copy of ID document or passport with a clear photograph
  3. Registration fee: as indicated in the form
Registration as Medical Technologists
a) Independent Practice
  1. Form 24 MT Independent Practice, duly completed
Registration of Medical Laboratory Scientists
  1. Form 23 MLS
  2. Form 24 MLS
  3. Form 25 
Registration of Foreign Qualified Medical Technologists
  1. Form 176
  2. for registration of foreign qualifieds
Registration of Additional Qualifications
  1. Form 19 and original certificate or a copy certified by a Notary Public
  2. Registration fee: as indicated in the form
Requirements for approval to conduct Private Practice
  1. Procedures for approval to conduct private practice Form 133
  2. All applications for approval to conduct a private practice have to be considered by the Professional Board.
  3. In order to comply with the requirements, an applicant has to provide proof of at least two (2) years post registration experience in the particular category of registration.
The following documentation must be submitted in support of an application for approval to conduct a private practice:
  1. An original letter from the employer confirming that the person have at least two (2) years post registration experience in medical technology in the particular category.
  2. An amount of R314.00 for a Certified Extract certificate from the register for purposes of registration of a practice number at the Board of Healthcare Funders of South Africa.
  3. Proof of payment of annual fee
  4. Proof of compliance to CPD requirements (60 CEU's)