South African Insurance Association

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About Us

The South African Insurance Association (SAIA) is the representative body of the short-term insurance industry. It represents the industry to all relevant stakeholders to ensure a sustainable and dynamic industry. SAIA has 59 members, comprising all categories of short-term insurers, including reinsurers. Its members abide by the SAIA Code of Conduct, which ensures adherence to best-practice industry standards and self-regulation.

To promote and represent the interests of the short-term insurance industry, while leading and enhancing the efforts of the industry to become recognised and trusted as an important contributor to the South African economy and society.

  • To encourage fair and ethical treatment of short-term insurance customers
  • To favourably represent the short-term insurance industry in such a way that all stakeholders have trust and confidence in the industry
  • To create an environment in which industry members can share information, debate important and relevant issues, and create a common vision for the short-term insurance industry
  • To create opportunities for the industry and to embark on initiatives that will enhance its image and reputation amongst all stakeholders
  • To promote understanding of short-term insurance to all stakeholders
  • To promote awareness of the industry and its contributions to society and the South African economy

Delegate Registration 2016

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Updated Comprehensive Parallel Run 2016

Updated Comprehensive Parallel Run 2016 May 06, 2016

The updated Comprehensive Parallel Run (CPR) exercise taking place in 2016 will allow a final opportunity for insurers and the FSB to establish and test resources, processes and systems ahead of full SAM implementation.

Establishment of SAIA Forums

Establishment of SAIA Forums May 06, 2016

In implementing the SAIA’s participative model, the SAIA has established Forums to address various relevant and sub-sector specific challenges.

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R80 million Spent on consumer ed.
35% Est. vehicles insured
R102.8 billion Gross written premium
59 Member companies