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Regulations Index

Contents

Section 1:  Regulations by Government Notice Number

Section 2:  Regulations by Type and Name

Community Service
Constitutional
Distinguishing Devices and Uniforms
Education and Training
Financial
Professional Conduct
Registers and Rolls
Scope of Practice

Section 3:  REPEALED Regulations by Government Notice Number

Section 1:  Regulations by Government Notice Number

R.7 of 8 January 1993
Regulations relating to examinations of the South African Nursing Council
(English) (Afrikaans)
R.20 of 16 January 2008
Regulations relating to the nomination and appointment of members of the Council
 ™    (English)
R.48 of 22 January 1982
Regulations for the diploma in Clinical Nursing Science, Health Assessment, Treatment and Care
(English) (Afrikaans)
R.118 of 23 January 1987
Regulations concerning the minimum requirements for registration of the additional qualification in Nursing Education
(English) (Afrikaans)
R.169 of 8 March 2013
Regulations relating to the Approval of and the Minimum Requirements for the Education and Training of a Learner Leading to Registration in the Category Auxiliary Nurse
(HTML - display format)         ™ (PDF - print format)
R.170 of 8 March 2013
Regulations regarding Fees and Fines payable to the South African Nursing Council
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R.171 of 8 March 2013
Regulations relating to the Approval of and the Minimum Requirements for the Education and Training of a Learner Leading to Registration in the Category Staff Nurse
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R.173 of 8 March 2013
Regulations relating to the Accreditation of Institutions as Nursing Education Institutions
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R.174 of 8 March 2013
Regulations relating to the Approval of and the Minimum Requirements for the Education and Training of a Learner leading to Registration in the Categories Professional Nurse and Midwife
(HTML - display format)         ™ (PDF - print format)
R.195 of 19 February 2008
Regulations relating to the Particulars to be Furnished to the Council for Keeping of the Register for Nursing Practitioners, the Manner of Effecting Alterations to the Register, and Certificates that may be Issued by the Council
(HTML - display format)         ™ (PDF - print format)
R.203 of 6 February 1987
Regulations for the diploma in Unit Management for Registered Nurses
(English) (Afrikaans)
R.212 of 19 February 1993
Regulations relating to the course in Clinical Nursing Science leading to registration of an additional qualification
(English) (Afrikaans)
R.254 of 14 February 1975
Regulations for the course for the diploma in Midwifery for registration as a Midwife
(English) (Afrikaans)
R.276 of 15 February 1980
Regulations for the diploma in Community Nursing Science
(English) (Afrikaans)
R.277 of 15 February 1980
Regulations for the payment of allowances to members of the Council
(English) (Afrikaans)
R.373 of 13 March 1970
Regulations for the investigation of alleged misconduct and the conduct of inquiries
(English) (Afrikaans)
R.387 of 15 February 1985
Rules setting out the acts or omissions in respect of which the Council may take disciplinary steps
(English) (Afrikaans)
R.425 of 22 February 1985
Regulations relating to the approval of and the minimum requirements for the education and training of a Nurse (General, Psychiatric and Community) and Midwife leading to registration
(English) (Afrikaans)
R.619 of 31 March 1994
Regulations relating to the constitution of committees
(English) (Afrikaans)
R.683 of 14 April 1989
Regulations relating to the minimum requirements for a bridging course for Enrolled Nurses leading to registration as a General Nurse or a Psychiatric Nurse
(English) (Afrikaans)
R.765 of 24 August 2007
Regulations relating to performance of Community Service
(English)
R.880 of 2 May 1975
Regulations for the course for the diploma in Psychiatric Nursing for registration as a Psychiatric Nurse
(English) (Afrikaans)
R.1201 of 31 July 1970
Regulations regarding the distinguishing devices and uniforms for Registered Nurses and Midwives and Registered Student Nurses and Midwives
(English) (Afrikaans)
R.1501 of 8 July 1983
Regulations for the course for the diploma in Nursing Administration
(English) (Afrikaans)
R.1648 of 14 September 1973
Regulations regarding the conduct of Enrolled Nursing Auxiliaries which shall constitute improper or disgraceful conduct
(English) (Afrikaans)
R.1649 of 14 September 1973
Regulations regarding the conduct of Enrolled Nurses which shall constitute improper or disgraceful conduct
(English) (Afrikaans)
R.1740 of 29 September 1972
Regulations regarding the distinguishing devices and uniforms for Enrolled Nurses and Midwives and Enrolled Pupil Nurses
(English) (Afrikaans)
R.1747 of 29 September 1972
Regulations regarding the distinguishing devices and uniforms for Enrolled Nursing Auxiliaries and Enrolled Pupil Nursing Auxiliaries
(English) (Afrikaans)
R.1833 of 20 October 1972
Regulations regarding rolls for Pupil Nursing Auxiliaries
(English) (Afrikaans)
R.2175 of 19 November 1993
Regulations relating to the course leading to enrolment as a Nurse
(English) (Afrikaans)
R.2176 of 19 November 1993
Regulations relating to the course leading to enrolment as a Nursing Auxiliary
(English) (Afrikaans)
R.2418 of 2 November 1984
Regulations relating to the keeping, supply, administering or prescribing of medicines by Registered Nurses
(English) (Afrikaans)
R.2488 of 26 October 1990
Regulations relating to the conditions under which Registered Midwives and Enrolled Midwives may carry on their profession
(English) (Afrikaans)
R.2489 of 26 October 1990
Regulations concerning the control of the practice of Enrolled Midwives
(English) (Afrikaans)
R.2598 of 30 November 1984
Regulations relating to the scope of practice of persons who are registered or enrolled under the Nursing Act, 1978
(English) (Afrikaans)
R.3735 of 14 November 1969
Regulations regarding registers for students
(English) (Afrikaans)
R.3736 of 14 November 1969
Regulations regarding rolls for pupils
(English) (Afrikaans)

Contents

Section 2:  Regulations by Type and Name

Community Service:

Performance of community service
Regulations relating to performance of Community Service
(No. R.765 of 24 August 2007)
(English)

Constitutional :

Constitution of committees of Council
Regulations relating to the constitution of committees
(No. R.619 of 31 March 1994)
(English) (Afrikaans)
Nomination and appointment of members of the Council
Regulations relating to the nomination and appointment of members of the Council
(No. R.20 of 16 January 2008)
 ™    (English)

Distinguishing Devices and Uniforms :

For Enrolled Nurses, Enrolled Midwives and Pupil Nurses
Regulations regarding the distinguishing devices and uniforms for Enrolled Nurses and Midwives and Enrolled Pupil Nurses
(No. R.1740 of 29 September 1972)
(English) (Afrikaans)
For Enrolled Nursing Auxiliaries and Pupil Nursing Auxiliaries
Regulations regarding the distinguishing devices and uniforms for Enrolled Nursing Auxiliaries and Enrolled Pupil Nursing Auxiliaries
(No. R.1747 of 29 September 1972)
(English) (Afrikaans)
For Registered Nurses, Registered Midwives, Student Nurses and Student Midwives
Regulations regarding the distinguishing devices and uniforms for Registered Nurses and Midwives and Registered Student Nurses and Midwives
(No. R.1201 of 31 July 1970)
(English) (Afrikaans)

Education and Training:

Accreditation of institutions as Nursing Education Institutions
Regulations relating to the Accreditation of Institutions as Nursing Education Institutions
R.173 of 8 March 2013

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Bridging Course for Enrolled Nurses
Regulations relating to the minimum requirements for a bridging course for Enrolled Nurses leading to registration as a General Nurse or a Psychiatric Nurse
(No. R.683 of 14 April 1989)
(English) (Afrikaans)
Clinical Nursing Science
Regulations relating to the course in Clinical Nursing Science leading to registration of an additional qualification
(No. R.212 of 19 February 1993)
(English) (Afrikaans)
Clinical Nursing Science, Health Assessment, Treatment and Care
Regulations for the diploma in Clinical Nursing Science, Health Assessment, Treatment and Care
(No. R.48 of 22 January 1982)
(English) (Afrikaans)
Community Nursing Science
Regulations for the diploma in Community Nursing Science
(No. R.276 of 15 February 1980)
(English) (Afrikaans)
Course leading to enrolment as a Nurse
Regulations relating to the course leading to enrolment as a Nurse
(No. R.2175 of 19 November 1993)
(English) (Afrikaans)
Course leading to enrolment as a Nursing Auxiliary
Regulations relating to the course leading to enrolment as a Nursing Auxiliary
(No. 2176 of 19 November 1993)
(English) (Afrikaans)
Course leading to registration in the category Auxiliary Nurse
Regulations relating to the Approval of and the Minimum Requirements for the Education and Training of a Learner Leading to Registration in the Category Auxiliary Nurse
R.169 of 8 March 2013
(HTML - display format)         ™ (PDF - print format)
Course leading to registration in the categories Professional Nurse and Midwife
Regulations relating to the Approval of and the Minimum Requirements for the Education and Training of a Learner leading to Registration in the Categories Professional Nurse and Midwife
R.174 of 8 March 2013

(HTML - display format)         ™ (PDF - print format)
Course leading to registration in the category Staff Nurse
Regulations relating to the Approval of and the Minimum Requirements for the Education and Training of a Learner Leading to Registration in the Category Staff Nurse
R.171 of 8 March 2013

(HTML - display format)         ™ (PDF - print format)
Education and training of a Nurse (General, Psychiatric and Community) and Midwife
Regulations relating to the approval of and the minimum requirements for the education and training of a Nurse (General, Psychiatric and Community) and Midwife leading to registration
(No. R.425 of 22 February 1985)
(English) (Afrikaans)
Examinations of the SANC
Regulations relating to examinations of the South African Nursing Council
(No. R.7 of 8 January 1993)
(English) (Afrikaans)
Midwifery
Regulations for the course for the diploma in Midwifery for registration as a Midwife
(No. R.254 of 14 February 1975)
(English) (Afrikaans)
Nursing Administration
Regulations for the course for the diploma in Nursing Administration
(No. R.1501 of 8 July 1983)
(English) (Afrikaans)
Nursing Education
Regulations concerning the minimum requirements for registration of the additional qualification in Nursing Education
(No. R.118 of 23 January 1987)
(English) (Afrikaans)
Psychiatric Nursing
Regulations for the course for the diploma in Psychiatric Nursing for registration as a Psychiatric Nurse
(No. R.880 of 2 May 1975)
(English) (Afrikaans)
Unit Management
Regulations for the Diploma in Unit Management for Registered Nurses
(No. R.203 of 6 February 1987)
(English) (Afrikaans)

Financial :

Fees and Fines payable to the Council
Regulations regarding Fees and Fines payable to the South African Nursing Council
(R.170 of 8 March 2013)
(HTML - display format)         ™ (PDF - print format)
Payment of allowances to members of the Council
Regulations for the payment of allowances to members of the Council
(No. R.277 of 15 February 1980)
(English) (Afrikaans)

Professional Conduct :

Acts or omissions in respect of which the Council may take disciplinary steps
Rules setting out the acts or omissions in respect of which the Council may take disciplinary steps
(No. R.387 of 15 February 1985)
(English) (Afrikaans)
Conduct of Enrolled Nurses which shall constitute improper or disgraceful conduct
Regulations regarding the conduct of Enrolled Nurses which shall constitute improper or disgraceful conduct
(No. R.1649 of 14 September 1973)
(English) (Afrikaans)
Conduct of Enrolled Nursing Auxiliaries which shall constitute improper or disgraceful conduct
Regulations regarding the conduct of Enrolled Nursing Auxiliaries which shall constitute improper or disgraceful conduct
(No. R.1648 of 14 September 1973)
(English) (Afrikaans)
Investigation of alleged misconduct and the conduct of inquiries
Regulations for the investigation of alleged misconduct and the conduct of inquiries
(No. R.373 of 13 March 1970)
(English) (Afrikaans)

Registers and Rolls :

Registers
Regulations relating to the Particulars to be Furnished to the Council for Keeping of the Register for Nursing Practitioners, the Manner of Effecting Alterations to the Register, and Certificates that may be Issued by the Council
(No. R.195 of 19 February 2008)
(HTML - display format)         ™ (PDF - print format)
Registers for students
Regulations regarding registers for students
(No. R.3735 of 14 November 1969)
(English) (Afrikaans)
Rolls for pupils
Regulations regarding rolls for pupils
(No. R.3736 of 14 November 1969)
(English) (Afrikaans)
Rolls for Pupil Nursing Auxiliaries
Regulations regarding rolls for Pupil Nursing Auxiliaries
(No. R.1833 of 20 October 1972)
(English) (Afrikaans)

Scope of Practice :

Conditions under which Registered Midwives and Enrolled Midwives may carry on their profession
Regulations relating to the conditions under which Registered Midwives and Enrolled Midwives may carry on their profession
(No. R.2488 of 26 October 1990)
(English) (Afrikaans)
Control of the practice of Enrolled Midwives
Regulations concerning the control of the practice of Enrolled Midwives
(No. R.2489 of 26 October 1990)
(English) (Afrikaans)
Keeping, supply, administering or prescribing of medicines by RNs
Regulations relating to the keeping, supply, administering or prescribing of medicines by Registered Nurses
(No. R.2418 of 2 November 1984)
(English) (Afrikaans)
Scope of practice
Regulations relating to the scope of practice of persons who are registered or enrolled under the Nursing Act, 1978
(No. R.2598 of 30 November 1984)
(English) (Afrikaans)

Contents

Section 3:  REPEALED Regulations by Government Notice Number

R.32 of 10 January 1964
Regulations regarding the conditions under which the business of a nursing agency may be carried on
(These regulations have NOT been repealed - however, they are no longer relevant as licensing of Nursing Agencies as a function of South African Nursing Council is no longer part of the Nursing Act, 2005.  These regulations will be repealed in due course)
R.921 of 15 September 2000
Regulations regarding fees to be paid to the South African Nursing Council
(Repealed 8 March 2013)
R.933 of 28 June 1963
Regulations regarding the fees to be paid to the Council in respect of certain inspections
(Repealed 15 September 2000)
R.1206 of 7 July 1972
Regulations regarding rolls for Nursing Auxiliaries
(Repealed 19 February 2008)
R.1318 of 10 October 1997
Regulations relating to the election of members of the Council
(Repealed 16 January 2008)
R.1924 of 15 October 1993
Regulations relating to the nomination of candidates for appointment by the Minister as members of the Council
(Repealed 16 January 2008)
R.3588 of 24 October 1969
Regulations regarding rolls for Enrolled Nurses and Midwives
(Repealed 19 February 2008)
R.3589 of 24 October 1969
Regulations regarding registers
(Repealed 19 February 2008)
R.3901 of 12 December 1969
Regulations for colleges
(Repealed 8 March 2013)
 

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