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

Fees

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.

 

CODECATEGORYR (VAT Included)
OP Optometrist 2095.00
OD Dispensing Optician 2000.00
SOD Supplementary Dispensing Optician 2055.00
SOP Supplementary Optometrist 2055.00
OR Orthoptist 400.00


Registration fee
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) Health Practitioner 665.00
(b) student 250.00
(c) student for re-registration as a student after interruption of at least one year 130.00
(d) visiting student 715.00
(e) visiting student for re-registration after an interruption of at least one year 130.00
(f) student, as penalty, per month or part thereof, for the late submission of an application for registration 110.00
(g) health practitioner for registration of additional qualification or  additional professional category 260.00 
 
 
Pro-Rata fees
 

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