Fingerprints for SACE

The South African Council for Educators or SACE is the professional council that governs the enhancement status of teaching as a profession by monitoring adequate requirements of educator registration, progressive development of the occupation on a professional level and maintaining a standard code of ethics which are to be upheld by all educators.

Section 21 of the South African Council for Educators Act, 2000 requires that:

  1. every educator contemplated by the Act must register with the Council before appointment to a teaching post.
  2. no person may be employed as an educator by an employer unless that person is registered with the Council.

Clearance Certificates for SACE

Since the 1st of January 2019, it has been a legal requirement that all new SACE registration applicants, including updates and renewals, need to submit a certified South African Police Clearance Certificate not older than six months at the time of registration, along with all other necessary documentation.

Clearance Central is your trusted agent in assisting anyone in need of a SACE Police Clearance Certificate, as we will handle the PCC request on your behalf, ensuring that any and all educator identification is correct, corresponding to what has been filled out on the SACE application form, as well as verifying that any and all educators applying for SACE registration are void of a criminal record or criminal history.

Our SACE Police Clearance Certificate process is speedy, providing added convenience to those who require this document through a reliable offering that saves both time and money.

With SACE being mandated to bring support and career development of all teachers to the educational forefront, Clearance Central is here to assist you on your way to becoming a leader in the teaching segment – by guiding you every step of the way when you need to obtain an authentic SACE PCC, all while making sure that the process is one which prioritises cost-effectiveness for you.

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