Locally Trained Nurse

The requirements for registration are as follows:

  • Two (2) passport size photos in natural hair, this means that no hair extensions
  • Original documents of Grade 12 certificate, National Registration Card and Marriage Certificate for those who are married.
  • Certified photocopies of Grade 12 certificate, National Registration Card and Marriage Certificate.
  • Registration fee
    • Basic Nursing programmes – Registered Nurses, Registered Mental Health Nurses @ K680.00 ; Certified Midwives @ 630.00; Enrolled Nurses @ K630.00.
    • Post basic Nursing programmes – Registered Midwives @ K630.00, Enrolled Midwives, Operating Theater Nurses and Clinical Instructor Nurses @K720.00.
  • Internship Checklist K90.00 (For Certified Midwives only)
  • Professional code of conduct K40.00.
  • The Nurses and Midwives Act K30.00.
  • Professional Regulatory Framework K30.00.
  • Lamination and photocopying K 15.00.
  • CPD log book K50.00
  • Badge K70.00
  • New registration Application Form

Foreign Trained Nurses

The following are the requirements for registration with General Nursing Council of Zambia as a Foreign Trained Nurse (FTN);

  • Download an Application Form
  • Certified copies of High School Certificates or Diploma or its equivalent.
  • Certified copies of Professional qualifications such as Certificates, Diplomas, Degree whichever may be applicable.
  • A copy of the updated Curriculum vitae
  • A certified copy of a National Passport
  • A certified copy of an academic transcript where applicable.
  • A copy of registration certificate with the local regulatory body in your home country.
  • A certified copy of Practicing License of Practicing Certificate whichever is applicable.
  • 2 passport size photos in natural hair without make up or jewelry.

Re-Registration Form

  • BringĀ  the originalĀ  certificate when coming to be re-registered.

Send your application to;

The Registrar

General Nursing Council of Zambia

Plot 171 Luanshya Road

Villa Elizabetha

P. O. Box 33521




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