|The Banking Association South Africa is the mandated representative body of the banking sector, whose aim is to 'establish and maintain the best possible platform on which banks can do responsible, competitive and profitable banking.' It seeks to address issues affecting the industry through:
Guiding transformation in the sector
Acting as a catalyst for constructive and sustainable change in the sector
Research and development
Engagement with critical stakeholders.'
The Banking Association South Africa was formerly known as the Banking Council of South Africa.
It is a signatory to the Financial Sector Charter on Black Economic Empowerment.