Benefits of joining SAICA

Part of Chartered Accountants Worldwide’s global network of 1,8 million CAs and students

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Active members and associates around the world
Complementary accounting designations
Recognition agreements with peer accounting institutes
Industry events hosted each year


The South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA), South Africa’s pre-eminent accountancy body, is widely recognised as one of the world’s leading accounting institutes. The institute provides a wide range of support services to more than 50 000 members and associates who are chartered accountants (CAs(SA)), as well as associate general accountants (AGAs(SA)) and accounting technicians (ATs(SA)).

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Member value proposition

Making a difference in the economy and society

“I am part of a prestigious and valued profession that enables me to participate and make a difference in South Africa and globally, while positively impacting the economy and society.”

Member value proposition

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Latest from SAICA

27 Nov 2023
Press release

Senzo Ndlangamandla comes out on top at SAICA’s Top-35-Under-35 decennium award ceremony

Johannesburg, Monday, 27 November 2023 – Senzo Ndlangamandla CA(SA), RA, Head of Department for Accounting Sciences at Walter Sisulu University and Managing Director at SnB Chartered Accountants & Registered Auditors, has been announced as the overall winner of the highly coveted 2023 Top 35-under-35 chartered accountants [CA(SA)] competition.

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23 Nov 2023
Press release

The PIOB takes major step towards multi-stakeholder standard-setting boards in 2024

The Public Interest Oversight Board (PIOB) has approved appointments and re-appointments to the International Ethics Standards Board for Accountants (IESBA) and the International Auditing and Assurance Standards Board (IAASB), effective 1 January 2024, which constitute a major step towards achieving multi-stakeholder Boards.

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13 Nov 2023
Press release

Congratulations to Freeman for receiving the Lifetime Achievement Award from ABASA

In a Candid Conversation, the Departing SAICA Head Shares Insights on Leadership, Transformation, and African Economic Growth.

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