The General Teaching Council for Scotland

Enhancing professionalism in education since 1965

How much does it cost to register?

The total cost of registering with GTC Scotland as a teacher qualified in Scotland is currently £124.  This amount breaks down as follows:

To join PVG Scheme Membership
£59
* Existing Member of PVG Scheme
£18
Initial Registration Fee
£65
Initial Registration Fee
£65
TOTAL
£124
TOTAL
£83
Annual Registration Fee (from 1 April 2017)
£65
Annual Registration Fee (from 1 April 2017)
£65

* If you are already a member of the PVG Scheme for working with children, you will only be required to complete a short scheme check at a cost of £18. However, if any new information appears on the short scheme check, you will be required to have a full record check at an additional cost of £41.

For teachers qualified outside of Scotland, please view our assessment process: