Business Advisor Application

Preparation

Required Documents

Basic details

Education

Employment

Preparation

Preparing for your application

To qualify to become a recognized Business Advisor (SA) the following processes apply.

Professional Accountant (SA)
  • Professional Accountant (SA) in Good Standing
  • Update your personal, contact, qualification, and experience details on your MySAIPA profile
  • Complete the Registration Form
  • Upload a detailed CV which includes traceable references, evidence of a minimum of 18 months experience in Busines and Advising Experience
    Provide synopsis of experience related to the following categories indicating period over which the experience was gained:
    1. Advising on Starting Up Business
    2. Due Diligence on Companies
    3. Mentoring / Coaching Business Owners
    4. Advise on Mergers & Acquisitions
    5. Advising on Turnaround Strategies
  • Pay the Business Advisor (SA) designation fee amounting to R571.97 [Incl. VAT]
  • Proceed to the Terms & Conditions below to continue with the application
Non SAIPA Members

The application consists of the following sections and you will be required to upload supporting documents.

  • These documents all need to be certified and not older than 3 months
  • Ensure that the correct document is uploaded at the relevant section as failure to do so, will result in delaying the application process
  • The application cannot be submitted if any of the supporting documents have not been uploaded
Section Supporting Documents
Personal Information Identity Document / Passport
Contact Details Proof of Residence
Qualification Any relevant university degree
Practical Experience

Upload a detailed CV which includes traceable references, evidence of a minimum of 18 months experience in Business Experience and Advising


Provide synopsis of experience related to the following categories indicating the period over which the experience was gained:

  • Advising on Starting Up Business
  • Due Diligence on Companies
  • Mentoring / Coaching Business Owners
  • Advise on Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Advising on Turnaround Strategies
Application status

You will be able to view the various stages throughout the application process which are linked to fees payable.

  • You will receive notification as soon as the application moves to the next stage
  • Invoices raised will be accessible on the Account tab in your MySAIPA online profile
  • Payment can be made on your MySAIPA profile

I hereby accept the Terms & Conditions and wish to proceed with the application