South African Insurance Association

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The SAIA Committees play a crucial role in assisting the organisation deliver on its mandate and value proposition. The Committees are made up of member company representatives who volunteer their time, knowledge and skills to support SAIA initiatives on behalf of the industry. Each SAIA strategic focus area has one or more committees that support its core function and the various initiatives undertaken. The culmination of the committees’ work is reported into the SAIA Board Committees and ultimately to the SAIA Board.

SAIA Committees: 

Transformation & Social Risks:

Transformation Steering Committee

Consumer Education Committee 

Access & Microinsurance Committee

Procurement Workgroup 

Enterprise Development Workgroup 

Human Capital Development Committee

Governance Risks:

Solvency Assessment & Management (SAM) Internal Steering Committee

Legal & Compliance Committee

Treating Customers Fairly (TCF) Committee

FAIS Forum

Sasria Forum 

Ombudsman for Short- term Insurance (OSTI) Forum

Legal Expense Insurance Forum 

Insurance Risks:

Motor Insurance Steering Committee

Non-Motor Insurance Steering Committee

Insurance Technical Committee

Systemic and Emerging Risks Committee

Earthquake Committee

Agricultural Insurance Forum

Mega Infrastructure Projects Forum

Business for Road Safety Forum

Motor Transformation and Sustainability Forum

Non-Motor Transformation and Sustainability Forum

 Stakeholder Relations and Communication

Communication Committee 


Insurance Data System (IDS) Steering Committee

Taxation Committee