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The SANC Council: 2023 – 2027

Dates of Council Meetings for 2024

     26, 27 January 2024

     27, 28 June 2024

     29 July 2024 – Special Council

     26, 27 September 2024

     29 November 2024 – Special Council

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Members of the 17th South African Nursing Council

The South African Nursing Council is constituted in terms of the Nursing Act, 2005 (Act No. 33 of 2005).  The chairperson is appointed by the Minister of Health after consultation with the Nursing Council.  The vice-chairperson and standing committees are elected by the members in terms of the Nursing Act, 2005 and the Rules for the Conduct of Business.

The term of office of the SANC’s 16th Council appointed from 2018-2023 came to an end on 22 August 2023.  In terms of Section 4(3) of the Nursing Act, 2005 (Act No. 33 of 2005), the Council members appointed by the Minister to hold office for a period not exceeding five years calculated from the date of his or her appointment.  Section 5(5) further indicates that the Minister may reappoint a member whose term of office has expired for one further period not exceeding five years.

The SANC is proud to announce and welcome the members of its 17th Council in terms of Sections 5(1) of the Nursing Act, 2005 (Act No. 33 of 2005), appointed with effect from 23 August 2023 to 22 August 2028 and as gazetted in the Government Gazette No. 4074, on Friday, 17 November 2023.

  1. Dr M C Molepo (Chairperson)
  2. Prof D R Phetlhu (Vice-Chairperson)
  3. Prof PJ Jordan
  4. Ms T A Kaseke
  5. Dr E Kaye-Petersen
  6. Ms F L Kgatla
  7. Ms P Z Khumalo
  8. Ms L C B N Lioma
  9. Ms J A Maimin
  10. Ms M M Makgotlhoe
  11. Ms R E Malatji
  12. Dr M Matandela
  13. Mr B Mgwenya
  14. Mr S V Mkhatshwa
  15. Mr T R Moeketsi
  16. Dr S Z Mthembu
  17. Ms S T Mthembu
  18. Ms M M Mutepe
  19. Mr L L Rabotapi
  20. Ms M C Ramokotjo
  21. Mr R Rensburg
  22. Mr S Shandu
  23. Mr M Tshofela
  24. Ms N G Zulu-Siwela
  25. Prof S M Zuma