In the past couple of weeks SATSA has received complaints from two clients about Southern Off-Road and another SATSA Member, with regards to non-payment issues. Following numerous attempts to reach Southern Off-Road to discuss and possibly rectify the matter, we have unfortunately been unable to do so and have had to suspend... Read more

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Great News! You now have realtime and relevant industry communication at your fingertips with the launch of the SATSA Mobile App. It has been my goal for a while to connect effectively with the SATSA family and move communications into the 21st Century, and now Members and their Staff can access a wealth of information directly... Read more


As most of you might be aware, Tintswalo Mashale is settling very well into her new role as Member Relationship Consultant. On top of this she is also continuing with the important work of assisting members with their Operating Licence applications and tracking these with NPTR. A tough job indeed, but one she does with commitment and passion.  Read more

Christmas in July

Join Didima and Giant’s Castle Resorts for a special weekend offer for Christmas in July. Enjoy a two-night weekend at R875 per person per night sharing from 20 – 21 July 2018. In addition, take advantage of a full complimentary Saturday evening Christmas Dinner and Breakfast buffet on both Saturday and Sunday morning.  Read more


You are cordially invited to the Sustainability Week 2018 Responsible Tourism Dialogue, in association with the Sustainable Tourism Partnership Programme and hosted by the City of Tshwane. Date: 7 June 2018 Time: 09h00-15h30 Venue: CSIR International Convention Centre (Ruby conference room) Please note that seating is limited and will be... Read more

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As most of you might be aware, before you transport passengers for gain, you need to have an Operating Licence issued by the National Public Transport Regulator (NPTR). In addition to the Operating Licence, if you have more than 6 vehicles it is compulsory to complete an accreditation application as a tourist transport operator. Operators with less than 6 vehicles... Read more


We’re happy to let you know that we have finalised our Conference Programme. You can view an updated version of the programme here SATSA CEO David Frost, recently sat down with Kerry Hayes from Tourism Update to discuss the ins... Read more

thank you

Firstly, a big thank you to all members who have completed their annual SATSA review, and secondly to all those who have responded to our communication regarding outstanding items. As you will understand, with SATSA being the mark of credibility, it is vitally important for us to have all members vetted annually. Credibility is... Read more