SARIPA Membership


SARIPA members are divided in two main groupings. Practising members which consist of Insolvency Practitioners and Business Rescue Practitioners. Our non-practicing members in the main consist of individuals who are active in the insolvency and business rescue spheres but not practitioners. Under our non-practicing members one would find members of the 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 mayor auctioneering companies and bond brokerages.


  • SARIPA is the biggest representative body for Insolvency and Restructuring Practitioners in South Africa
  • Regular updates on Insolvency and Restructuring/Business Rescue related issues and legal updates
  • Listing as a member on the SARIPA website
  • The opportunity to engage with other members both practicing and non-practicing of issues of shared interest
  • Fulfils the requirements of belonging to a SAQA accredited professional body, in order to be listed on the Master of the High Court Panel of Practitioners or the CIPC list of practitioners
  • The opportunity to obtain the professional designation as Insolvency Practitioner and or Business Rescue Practitioner
  • Discounted attendance fee for the annual SARIPA Conference
  • Automatic INSOL International Membership
  • SARIPA membership certificate
  • Professional Designation Certificate
  • Regional Workshops and Seminars
  • Opportunity to attend CPD programmes and courses



SARIPA Membership

SARIPA Membership that includes full member benefits.

Application Process

  • 01. Application Form

    Download and complete the relevant application form

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  • 02. Submit

    Submit the application form via email to

  • 03. Review

    Your application will be reviewed at the next SARIPA board meeting

  • 04. Success

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

  • 05. Payment

    Make the payment for the membership or designation fee

  • 06. Certificate

    After payment has been received, you will be issued the relevant membership or designation certificate