The Southern Africa – Canada Chamber of Commerce is a dynamic, influential business organization 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 contactsand to current information on investment and trade.
  • Serving as a point of reference for Canadian trade missions and Southern African companies.
  • Collaborating with similar organizations 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.

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.

Annual membership fees

Staff Numbers: Annual Membership Fee:
Individual R2 500
Up to 10 R3 000
11 to 50 R5 000
51 to 100 R7 500
101 to 150 R12 500
151 to 200 R17 500
200 plus and multi-nationals R25 000

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