So who exactly joins SARIPA?

Our members are divided in two main groupings:

Practicing Members who can be both Insolvency Practitioners and/or Business Restructuring Professionals.

Members are active in the insolvency and business rescue spheres but are not practitioners.

SARIPA Membership Application Form

We recommend that you read the information available on this page before downloading and completing the application form.

New Membership Application Word doc

Amongst our membership one finds members of all the financial institutions and other lender groupings, as well as a wide range of legal practitioners including attorneys, advocates and judges.

A number of auxiliary service providers to our professions are also members including all the major auctioneering companies and bond brokerages.


What are the Benefits of Membership?

  • By joining SARIPA you become part of the biggest representative body for Insolvency and Restructuring Practitioners in South Africa.
  • Members receive regular updates on insolvency and business restructuring issues and related legal matters.
  • Networking! The opportunity to engage with other members on issues of shared interest.
  • Apply for the professional designations of Insolvency Practitioner (IP) and/or Business Restructuring Professional (BRP).
  • Meet the requirements to belong to a SAQA accredited professional body in order to be listed on the Master of the High Court panel or the CIPC list of accredited practitioners.
  • Benefit from discounted attendance fees for the annual SARIPA Conference and other events.
  • Automatic INSOL International membership.
  • SARIPA Membership certificate.
  • Professional Designation certificate.
  • Regional workshops and seminars.
  • Opportunities to attend CPD programmes and courses.
  • Recognition of status as a SARIPA member.


SARIPA Membership Fees
Once-Off Entrance Fee
R805.00 (incl. VAT)
Annual Subscription
R4,300.00 (incl. VAT)


The Application Process

1. Apply

Download and then complete the relevant application form/s.

2. Submit

Submit your completed application form to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

3. Review

Your application will be reviewed at the next SARIPA board meeting.


4. Success

If your application is successful you will be notified and requested to pay your fee.

5. Payment

Make the payment for the membership and/or designation fee/s.

6. Certificate

You will be issued the relevant membership and/or designation certificate/s.

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