The Council for Medical Schemes published Circular 57 of 2016 containing details of a number of fees increases, some of which are:
- Application for registration of a medical scheme: R8 750.00 (Current Fee: R5 000.00)
- Application for accreditation or renewal of accreditation as an administrator contemplated in Section 58(4) of the Act: R14 000.00 (Current Fee: R10 000.00)
- Application for accreditation or renewal of accreditation as a broker contemplated in Section 65 of the Act: R1 400.00 (Current Fee: R1 000.00)
The Council points out that the Regulations came into force on 1 November 1999 and that the fee structure has not been amended since then.
Circular 57 of 2016 does not contain any information on increased commission