South African Restructuring and
Insolvency Practitioners Association

Anyone who is facing bankruptcy, liquidation or sequestration has come to the right place for assistance with a business rescue and/or the services of a reputable Insolvency Practitioner. The South African Restructuring & Insolvency Practitioners Association (SARIPA) is a non-profit organisation with a membership of approximately 550 qualified Insolvency Practitioners, Business Rescue Practitioners, Chartered Accountants, Lawyers & Tax Consultants. This site contains sections that are geared to SARIPA Members, as well as to anyone interested in joining SARIPA.
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Goodbye AIPSA... Hello SARIPA!

This association changed its name from AIPSA (Association of Insolvency Practitioners of Southern Africa) to SARIPA (South African Restructuring & Insolvency Practitioners Association) on 1st July 2012.

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Membership Applications Deadline

Applications for SARIPA membership will close on Thursday, the 30th of April 2015 as our next National Board Meeting is to be held on the 8th of May 2015. Click to request a membership application form.

Statistics of Liquidations and Insolvencies, January 2015 *

The number of liquidations increased by 3,0% year-on-year in January 2015. There was an increase of 6,5% in the three months ended January 2015 compared with the three months ended January 2014.

The number of insolvencies decreased by 2,8% in 2014 compared with 2013. A 5,2% increase was estimated in the fourth quarter of 2014 compared with the fourth quarter of 2013. The number of insolvencies increased by 7,7% year-on-year in December 2014.

Read Statistical Release P0043 in PDF format * Information courtesy of Statistics South Africa

Save the Date ... SARIPA Conference 2015!

We are very pleased to advise that SARIPA's 7th Annual Conference on Restructuring and Insolvencies will be held on 26 & 27 November 2015 at Montecasino, Fourways, Johannesburg.

Following on from the success of last year's conference in Cape Town, we are planning another high quality programme for you focusing on critical issues facing the Insolvency, Business Rescue and related professions.

Don't double date – make sure that this important event goes into your diary now to ensure that you are able to join us when we celebrate another conference and the end of another year together!

6th Annual National Conference on Restructuring and Insolvency

Held at the Lagoon Beach Hotel in Cape Town : 20-21 November 2014

It HAPPENED, it was AMAZING and THANK YOU once again for making it happen ... to all our Sponsors, our Speakers and to all our Delegates ... Thank you too for your feedback! We will be taking cognisance of all your comments to give you an even better Conference next year!


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