About us

The Lesotho Nursing Council (LNC) is a statutory regulatory body established by the act of the Parliament and continues to exist in terms of the Nurses and Midwives Act, 1998 ( Gazette No. 49 of 17th June, 1998)

We re resposible for regulation of the Nursing Education and Practice in Lesotho through setting standards of nursing education and tranning as well as standards of practice of nursing practioners and ensures compliance of the set standards in order to protect the public from unsafe practice


The Lesotho Nursing Council having the responsibility for regulating Nurses, Midwives and nursing Assistants’ education and practice and for protecting the Public from harm as a result of incompetent care recognizes the importance of continuous learning and maintenance of competence by all Nurses, Midwives and Nursing assistants who are recognized by LNC.


To assist Nurses, Midwives and Nursing Assistants to pursue and achieve professional and personal growth; acquire new and updated levels of knowledge, skills and ethical attitudes; maintain standards of care; and enhance practice and integrity in order to provide ongoing, safe, legal, ethical and competent practice for the benefit of patients, clients and the community.


To fulfill its mandate as a statutory body for regulating nurses and midwives, their education and practice, and, through information—giving guidance and advocacy activities contribute to the improvement of health care standards. It assumes responsibility for professional regulation through implementing sustainable and robust regulatory policies and practices.

The Team

Mrs. Mamonyane Moshoeshoe

Senior Accountant

Mrs. Tlaleng Tebane Khau

Records Clerk

Mrs Mathato Karabelo Moeletsi

Data Clerk

Miss. Itumeleng Mojaki

Records Clerk

Mrs. Mabotle Tsasanyane

Records Clerk

Mr. Retselisitsoe Moses Pitso

Transport Officer

Mr. Imma Tenene

Developer & Data Clerk

Contact us

Lesotho Nursing Council

Masowe III
P.O Box 9110 
Maseru 100