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RECOGNISED VOLUNTARY ASSOCIATIONS

These Voluntary Associations applied for recognition in terms of section 36(1) of the Engineering Profession Act, 2000 (Act 46 of 2000) and were recognised by the Council in terms of Section 25(3) of the above Act.

One of the benefits of recognition is that registered members of a Recognised Voluntary Association (Categories A and B only) enjoy partial exemption from payment of their ECSA annual fees.

CATEGORIES OF VOLUNTARY ASSOCIATIONS​

The following categories of voluntary association are hereby established:​ 

CATEGORY A

Associations whose membership consists of natural persons who, subject to the applicable provisions of Rule 3, are practising in engineering in any particular discipline or sub discipline of engineering; or in any particular category of registration contemplated in section 18 of the Act.

CATEGORY B

Associations whose membership consist of juristic persons, including sole proprietors (corporate members) who, subject to the applicable provisions of Rule 4, are engaged in carrying out work of an engineering nature.​ 

Expiry date for these Voluntary Associations below, is five (5) years from the date of recognition. They are listed alphabetically, according to their acronyms, for ease of reference​

  

CATEGORY A

Association Aeronautical Society of South Africa (AeSSA)
Telephone (012) 662 5113
Fax (012) 641 2706
E-Mail admin@aessa.org.za
Date Recognised 11 August 2011

Association Association of Mine Managers of South Africa (AMMSA)
Telephone (011) 568 2050
Fax (086) 517 1939
E-Mail raymondvdb@mpas.org.za
Date Recognised 30 August 2018

Association Association of Mine Resident Engineers (AMRE)
Telephone (011) 568 2050
Fax (086) 517 1939
E-Mail raymondvdb@mpas.org.za
Date Recognised 30 August 201​8


Association Association of Mine Resident Engineers (ASHRAE)
Telephone (031) 56 2318
Fax N/A
E-Mail pres@ashraesa.org
Date Recognised 30 August 2018

Association Clinical Engineering Association Of South Africa (CEASA)
Telephone (021) 918 1583
Fax (086) 681 1845
E-Mail jeffery.fry@lifehealthcare.co.za
Date Recognised 26 August 2010

Association Concrete Society of Southern Africa (CSSA)
Telephone (012) 348 5305
Fax (012) 348 6944
E-Mail admin@concretesociety.co.za ; hanlie.turner@ppc.co.za
Date Recognised 11 August 2011

Association Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers South African Section (IEEE)
Telephone (CPD): (021) 650 4490; (Chair): (087) 828 0123
Fax (CPD): (021) 650 3465
E-Mail (CPD): komla.folly@uct.ac.za ; kaplans@ieee.org ; lysko@ieee.org
Date Recognised 22 August 2013

Association Institute of Professional Engineering Technologists (IPET)
Telephone (011) 787 9706
Fax (086) 664 7963
E-Mail engineer@netactive.co.za
Date Recognised 30 August 2018

Association Institution of Certificated Mechanical and Electrical Engineering (ICMEESA )
Telephone (011) 425 0585
Fax (086) 262 1061
E-Mail icmeesa@icmeesa.org.za
Date Recognised 30 August 2018

Association Institution of Municipal Engineering of Southern Africa (IMESA)
Telephone (031) 266 3263
Fax (031) 266 5094
E-Mail info@imesa.org.za
Date Recognised 30 August 2018

Association International Council on Systems Engineering (SA Chapter) (INCOSE SA)
Telephone (012) 841 3403
Fax (018) 841 3179
E-Mail president@incose.org.za
Date Recognised 22 June 2012

Association Institution of Railway Signal Engineers, Southern Africa Section (IRSE)
Telephone (011) 844 1456
Fax N/A
E-Mail Ryan.gould@hatch.com
Date Recognised 30 August 2018

Association Lift Inspectors Association of South Africa (LIASA)
Telephone (031) 208 1367
Fax (086)​ 812 7278
E-Mail iliasa@zamail.co.za
Date Recognised 15 March 2012

Association National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE)
Telephone (033) 345 0783/0778/1583
Fax (033) 345 1856
E-Mail Caesar.mtetwa@transnet.net  ; admin@nsbe.org.za
Date Recognised 23 May 2013

Association Society For Asphalt Technology (SAT)
Telephone (011) 709 8420
Fax N/A
E-Mail herman.marias@muchasphalt.com
Date Recognised 30 August 2018

Association Society of Telkom Engineers (STE)
Telephone (012) 311 4480
Fax (012) 311 1850
E-Mail ste@telkom.co.za ; irma.moraal@telkom.co.za
Date Recognised 22 August 2013

Association South African Colliery Engineers’ Association (SACEA)
Telephone (013) 568 2050
Fax (013) 517 1939
E-Mail raymondvdb@mpas.org.za
Date Recognised 30 August 2018

Association South African Colliery Managers Association (SACMA)
Telephone (011) 568 2050
Fax (011) 517 1939
E-Mail raymondvdb@mpas.org.za​
Date Recognised 30 August 2018

Association South African Colliery Managers Association (SAFPA)
Telephone (011) 465 1126
Fax N/A
E-Mail BRT@MWEB.co.za​
Date Recognised 30 August 2018

Association South African Institute of Agricultural Engineers (SAIAE)
Telephone (012) 842 4009
Fax (012) 842 4317
E-Mail Isobel@sabi.co.za  ; moemat@arc.agric.za
Date Recognised 11 August 2011

Association South African Institute of Electrical Engineers (SAIEE)
Telephone (011) 487 3003
Fax (086) 645 1586
E-Mail geyerg@saiee.org.za ; tc@igopda.co.za
Date Recognised 14 April 2011

Association South African Institute of Marine Engineers and Naval Architects (SAIMENA)
Telephone (021) 787 3994
Fax (021) 787 4031
E-Mail saimena@saimena.co.za
Date Recognised 15 December 2018

Association South African Institute of Refrigeration and Air-Conditioning (SAIRAC)
Telephone (011) 373 8080
Fax (041) 5313340
E-Mail nationalsecretary@sairac.co.za
Date Recognised 15 December 2018


Association South African Institution of Chemical Engineers (SAIChE)
Telephone (011) 704 5915
Fax (086) 672 9430
E-Mail saiche@mweb.co.za 
Date Recognised 30 August 2018


Association South African Institution of Civil Engineering (SAICE)
Telephone (015) 297 7207
Fax (011) 805 5971
E-Mail chris@herold1.co.za ; Sharon@saice.org.za
Date Recognised 4 June 2015

Association Southern African Asset Management Association (SAAMA)
Telephone 012 665 3387
Fax 012 665 3322
E-Mail info@saama.org.za  ; shamic@telkomsa.com
Date Recognised 4 June 2015

Association Southern African Institute for Industrial Engineers (SAIIE)
Telephone (012) 420 6478
Fax (011) 899 3277
E-Mail admin@saiie.co.za
Date Recognised 30 August 2018

Association Society for Automation, Instrumentation, Measurement and Control (SAIMC)
Telephone (084) 744 2173
Fax (086) 651 5238
E-Mail Johan.maartens@saimc.co.za
Date Recognised 30 August 2018


Association Southern African Institute of Mining And Metallurgy (SAIMM)
Telephone (011) 834 1273
Fax (011) 585 2901
E-Mail sam@saimm.co.za
Date Recognised 30 August 2018

Association The Chamber of Engineering Technology (COET)
Telephone (011) 787 9706
Fax (086) 664 7963
E-Mail engineer@netactive.co.za
Date Recognised 30 August 2018

Association The South African Institution of Mechanical Engineering (SAIMechE)
Telephone (011) 615 5660
Fax (011) 388 5356
E-Mail info@saimeche.org.za ; anisa@saimeche.org.za
Date Recognised 14 April 2011

Association South African National Committee on Large Dams  (SANCOLD)
Telephone (012) 460 9100
Fax N/A
E-Mail secretary@sancold.org.za
Date Recognised 4 December 2014

Association South African Society for Railway Engineering (SASRE)
Telephone (012) 315 3313
Fax (012) 842 6235
E-Mail sizwe.nkosi@transnet.net
Date Recognised December 2014


Association Lifting Equipment Engineering Association of South Africa (LEEASA)
Telephone (011) 7891302
Fax (011) 7891302
E-Mail ken@lmi-academy.co.za
Date Recognised December 2014

CATEGORY B

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Association Consulting Engineers South Africa (CESA )
Telephone (011) 463 2022
Fax (011) 463 7383
E-Mail general@cesa.co.za
Date Recognised 30 August 2018

Association Contractors Plant Hire Association (CPHA)
Telephone (011) 420 1955
Fax (011) 420 1940
E-Mail ceo@cpha.co.za
Date Recognised 15 December 2018

Association Finance and Asset Management Consultants (FAMC)
Telephone (011) 057 5461
Fax 086 687 4775
E-Mail glad@famc.co.za
Date Recognised 30 August 2018

Association Lift Professionals Development Association (LPDA)
Telephone 072 255 9996
Fax N/A
E-Mail vmakinana@lpda.co.za
Date Recognised 30 August 2018​

Association Institute of Quarrying Southern Africa (IQSA)
Telephone (011) 704 5037
Fax N/A
E-Mail iqsa@global.co.za
Date Recognised 15 December 2018

Association South African Black Technical & Allied Careers Organisation (SABTACO)
Telephone (011) 403 2165
Fax (086) 672 6735
E-Mail Sabtaco1@iafrica.com  ; motshene@sabtaco.co.za
Date Recognised 23 May 2013

Association South African Federation of Hospital Engineers (SAFHE)
Telephone (012) 841 3007
Fax (012) 841 3539
E-Mail Kevin.poggenpoel@mediclinic.co.za ; Angelique.dewet@mediclinic.co.za
Date Recognised 11 August 2011

Association South African Institute of Draughting (SAID)
Telephone (021) 975 8191
Fax (021) 532 0261
E-Mail saidraughting@global.co.za
Date Recognised 15 December 2018

Association Society for Automation Instrumentation Measurement and Control (SAIMC) NPC
Telephone 011 312 2445 / 086 107 2462
Fax 086 651 5238
E-Mail admin@saimc.co.za  ; vinesh.maharaj@saimc.co.za 
Date Recognised 11 August 2011

Association South African Road Federation (SARF)
Telephone (011) 394 5634
Fax (011) 394 7934
E-Mail operations@sarf.org.za
Date Recognised 15 December 2018

Association Water Institute of Southern Africa (WISA)
Telephone (011) 805 3537
Fax (011) 315 1258
E-Mail operations@wisa.org.za
Date Recognised 12 June 2008

OTHER

Association Association of Municipal Electricity Undertakings (AMEU)
Telephone (011) 061 5000
Fax (011) 789 1385
E-Mail Roosj@ekurhuleni.gov.za  ; susan.botha@ekurhuleni.gov.za
Date Recognised 11 August 2011

Association Built Environment Professions Export Council (BEPEC)
Telephone (012) 362 0522
Fax 086 668 7880
E-Mail con@bepec.co.za ; ria@bepec.co.za
Date Recognised 24 November 2010

Association South African Flameproof Association (SAFA)
Telephone (011) 872 4225
Fax (011) 872 5101
E-Mail Paul.meanwell@joyglobal.com
Date Recognised 19 May 2016

Association Illumination Engineering Society of South Africa (IESSA)
Telephone (011) 476 4171
Fax (011) 476 2178
E-Mail sue@iessa.org.za ; Roberth.za@gmail.com
Date Recognised 11 August 2011

Association Institute of Timber Construction (ITC)
Telephone (011)  974 1061
Fax (011) 392 6155
E-Mail enquiries@itc-sa.org ; amanda@itc-sa.org
Date Recognised 11 August 2011

Association South African Forum of Civil Engineering Contractors (SAFCEC)
Telephone (011) 418 6300
Fax (011) 450 1715
E-Mail thembinkosi@nokweja.co.za ;  ddubuisson@basilread.co.za
Date Recognised 11 August 2011

Association South African Fluid Power Association (SAFPA)
Telephone (011) 465 1126
Fax 086 503 4524
E-Mail ctr@safpa.org.za ; eugene@axiom.org.za
Date Recognised 4 June 2015

Association South African Institute of Steel Construction (SAISC)
Telephone (011) 726 6111
Fax (011) 482 9644
E-Mail tiana@saisc.co.za
Date Recognised 11 August 2011

Association South African Institute of Welding (SAIW)
Telephone (011) 298 2100
Fax (011) 836 4132
E-Mail dimitra.kreouzi@saiw.co.za
Date Recognised 22 August 2013

Association Southern African Society For Trenchless Technology (SASTT)
Telephone (012) 567 4026
Fax (012) 567 4026
E-Mail director@sastt.org.za ; sam@trenchless.co.za
Date Recognised 26 August 2010