The South African
National Halaal Authority (SANHA) is an international, non-profit
organisation, representing the Muslim Ummah on all matters pertaining to
the general application of the term Halaal with specific reference to
Islamic dietary laws. SANHA‘s membership comprises of leading
Theological Bodies and leading Professional Organisations of global


has been established as a representative authority, which promotes
professionalism and excellence in the certification of Halaal food and
other related products. 


serves to confirm that our organisation is among the founder members of
the World Halaal Council and enjoys international recognition from both
Muslim countries and the broader global community.


SANHA’s membership comprises of leading theological bodies and reputable professional Muslim organizations. It is a founder member of the World Halaal Council and has links with certifying bodies across Africa as well as globally.

We have co-operative working relationship with the following organisations and institutions;

    * Durban Chamber of Commerce
    * World Halaal Forum
    * World Halaal Council
    * Proudly South African
    * Jabatan Kemajuan Islam Malaysia (JAKIM)
    * South African Association for food science & technology (SAAFOST)
    * SIFSA
    * SA Chamber of Baking
    * Islamic Food and Nutrition Council of America (IFANCA)
    * Zambian Halaal Certifiers
    * Halaal Australia
    * Malawi Halaal Authority
    * FIJI Muslim league (FML)
    * Gauteng Chamber of Commerce
    * Muslim Consumer Council
    * National Halaal Society of Kenya
    * Halaal Control – Germany
    * All Ceylon Jamiyyathul Ulama – Sri Lanka
    * Botswana Muslim Association (BMA)
    * American Halal Foundation (AHF)
    * Darul Ifta Wal Irchad – Mozambique Halaal Commission (Maputo)
    * Fiji Muslim League (FML)
    * Halaal Australia (H-A)
    * Halaal Feed and Food Inspection Authority – Netherlands (IFFIA)
    * Halaal Institute of the Islamic Board of Spain
    * Islamic Da’wah Council of the Philipines (IDCP)
    * Islamic Dissemination Centre – Brazil (IDC-B)
    * Islamic Halaal Council of Zimbabwe (IHCZ)
    * The Halal Science Centre – Thailand

Our Members

    * Formal Members
    * Associate Members