The Banking Association South Africa (BASA) is the mandated representative of the banking sector and addresses industry issues through:
- Lobbying and advocacy
- Policy influence
- Guiding transformation in the sector
- Acting as a catalyst for constructive and sustainable change in the sector
- Engagement with critical stakeholders
The role of The Banking Association is to facilitate the enablement of a conducive banking environment through robust engagement with government and relevant stakeholders. A critical role of The Banking Association is to work with its members to enable this role within the context of the transformation challenges prevailing in South Africa.