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Our Members provide critical financial products to SMEs to support growth and expansion opportunities as well as emergency or seasonal cash flow requirements. To become a member please see the criteria below and apply here.

Membership Criteria

Each applicant will be required to meet the following minimum criteria:

  1. Operate as a South African tax resident company and demonstrate at least 12 of months trading;
  2. Offer one or more SME Finance Products such as:
    – Merchant Cash Advance; and/or
    – Unsecured Loan;
    – Asset Finance
    – Invoice Discounting
  3. Supply a detailed motivation for joining the Association;
  4. Commit to undergo an audit to validate adherence to the SASFA Code of Conduct and Rules of the Association;
  5. Commit to an annual subscription fee upon joining SASFA;
  6. Commit to disclosing the business will prescribe to the Code of Conduct and Rules of the Association upon joining SASFA.