Krista Mahr, Secretary
PO Box 1136,
Auckland Park,
2006 Johannesburg



Cell: +27 (0)797642451

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If you're a member, you can join the conversation on our Facebook group, and also enjoy our reciprocal arrangement with the Foreign Correspondents' Association of East Africa.

Join the FCA

The Foreign Correspondents’ Association of Southern Africa gladly accepts applications for new memberships and associate memberships.

Full Members shall be persons recognised by the Association as genuine, actively practicing foreign correspondents resident in Southern Africa . They should work for news organisations whose headquarters are based outside Southern Africa.

To qualify for membership, freelancers should be employed directly on a contract or fulltime basis by one or more foreign news organizations and have been working as a correspondent for at least six months up to the time of application for membership. 

Membership fees are as follows, per year:

  • Freelancers: R700
  • Staff: R850
  • Associates: R1500

Associate Members shall work for embassies, non-governmental organisations, the United Nations, public relations and communications companies, or institutes that regularly deal with the foreign press. Membership approval will be at the discretion of the FCA Board. 

If you would like to join the FCA, please contact our secretary Krista Mahr and she'll get back to you.