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Our Membership Criteria

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The ACA is committed to upholding the credibility of the profession and has therefore devised the following criteria for companies wishing to join the association. These points outline the deciding factors relating to size, age and location of an agency, transformation and empowerment commitments, financial responsibility, ethical and business standards and other defining criteria.

What are the basic requirements to become an ACA accredited member?

Your agency should have been in operation for at least two years and have financial statements on record. On submission of your agency management credentials, along with two years of financials, your application for membership is referred to the ACA executive for Consideration.

You're welcome to contact the ACA office on +27 (0)11 781 2772 to request a membership application form. Thereafter arrangements will be made for an ACA executive to visit your agency.

To become and remain a member of the ACA, an agency should:

  • Be independent, unbiased and objective
  • Offer adequate staff and experience
  • Be ethically operated
  • Be soundly financed
  • Be a signatory to the ACA Transformation Charter and demonstrate its commitment to the letter and spirit of the Charter.

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