Protecting the public and
guiding the professions

For the Public

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.


National Health Act, 61 of 20032 May, 2005View document
Health Professions Act, 56 of 197421 February 1975View document
Mental Health Care Act, 17 of 200215 December 2004View document
Medicines and related substances Act, 101 of 19651 April 1966]View document
Promotion of access to information Act, 2 of 20009 March 2001View document
Protection of information Act, 84 of 199216 June 1982View document