The Southern Africa -Canada Chamber of Commerce is a dynamic, influential business organisation dedicated to promoting and developing business interests between Southern Africa and Canada.

The Chamber provides a focal point for establishing business contacts and networking opportunities, serving as an influential advocate with governments, and advancing common interest agendas for a diverse and vital membership. As a forum for Canadian companies and investors in Southern Africa, membership of the Chamber allows members to stay abreast of policy and regulatory developments.

Our activities keep members well-informed of business trends, offering the best opportunities for networking and developing business contacts.

The Chamber’s mission is to serve as a resource and catalyst for its members and for Southern African companies in general to develop their interests with Canadian businesses.


The Chamber offers a broad range of benefits to members that include, but are not limited to:

  • Providing access to a cross-section of relevant contacts and to current information on investment and trade.
  • Serving as a point of reference for Canadian trade missions and Southern African companies.
  • Collaborating with similar organisations across Southern Africa and with counterparts in Canada.
  • Providing networking opportunities for members that include functions with high profile speakers, chosen for their significant knowledge of important issues of interest to members,
  • Facilitation of development funding opportunities.
  • Export incubation support.
  • Corporate member access to regular events hosted by the Chamber.
  • Facilitation of access between Southern African and Canadian companies and the Canadian Trade Office in South Africa, and other stakeholders.
  • Import and export guidance.
  • Practical business training and information sessions from Canadian and Southern African experts on new legislation and regulatory developments affecting business.
  • Collective advocacy to shape the business environment.
  • Membership to various ‘open’ SACANCHAM membership Forums discussing pertinent business, economic and environmental issues and featuring expert speakers. The invitation-only CEO Forum is available to industry leaders to discuss high-level and relevant topics in a closed, secure environment.

Interested in becoming a member?

Please call +27 63 441 1735 or email info@sacancham.com and we will provide you with additional information on our value proposition and address any queries you may have.

Membership application forms:

Membership options to SACANCHAM exist for Companies as well as Individuals.

Please email the completed application form to info@sacancham.com

For further enquires, phone +27 63 441 1735