Registration and Accreditation


Policy Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

ISASA receives frequent legal and policy queries from its member schools on matters ranging from the registration of independent schools to expulsions of learners and curriculum issues. In response to these que...

Registration of Educators

All educators working in South African schools, public and independent, in the GET or FET bands, must be registered with SACE (the South African Council of Educators). It is illegal for any teacher to work with...

Registration of a School

All independent schools have their right of establishment enshrined in the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, Section 29(3), which states that: Everyone has the right to establish and maintain at th...

Accreditation of a School

All general and further education institutions that offer a South African curriculum must be accredited by Umalusi (the Council for Quality Assurance in General and Further Education and Training). Umalusi i...