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Practising Certificate

All registered Allied Health Professionals (AHPs) who wish to practise in Singapore need to have in force a valid practising certificate.  The prescribed fees include an application fee of SGD20 and a practising fee of SGD140 per year or part thereof.

For the renewal of practising certificate, the application shall be made no later than 30 days before the expiration of the practising certificate.  A late application fee of SGD100 shall be charged for late renewal applications.

Application Guide

All applicants are required to submit their application for renewal of practising certificate via the Professional Registration System (PRS).

Step 1:

Have your credit card or eNETS information ready as payment is only by credit cards or eNETS.

Step 2:

Log in to your PRS account using Singpass.

Step 3:

You are advised to go through your particulars and make the necessary updates (if any) before you proceed to submit your application for the renewal of your practising certificate.

Note:

  1. A user manual on the step-by-step guide is available for download under “forms and downloads”
  2. For AHPs on Full or Restricted registration, the fees payable is SGD300 for a 2-year practising certificate).Should you wish to apply for a 1-year practising certificate, please write in to the Council’s Secretariat with your reasons.
  3. If the application for renewal of practising certificate is made less than 30 days before the expiry of the existing practising certificate, a late application fee of SGD100 (i.e. the total fees payable is SGD380).
  4. Official receipt will be available for download from your account under “enquire application” 5 working days after the payment is made.

Step 4:

The practising certificate, once approved, will be mailed to you at your address as entered in the PRS.

Note:
AHPs who submit their application for the renewal of practising certificate late may not have their application processed on time. If the renewed practising certificate is not approved by the expiry date of the existing practising certificate, AHP will be required to stop practice until the renewed practising certificate is approved.


Future Requirements for Practising Certificate Renewal

In future, besides the prescribed practising certificate fees, registrants may be required to show proof of Continuing Professional Education (CPE) and that they are actively practising before their practising certificates can be renewed.

Last updated: 10 Sep 2018 16:22