Benefits of membership

WRSA is the national representative body of the wildlife ranching industry. It promotes, serves, and protects the interests of wildlife ranchers and enhances the economic viability and growth of the industry by

  • influencing, shaping, and guiding national and provincial regulations and policies relating to wildlife ranching, in partnership with government;

  • creating awareness of the benefits of wildlife ranching in South Africa;

  • undertaking, directing, and influencing applied research in wildlife ranching that will assist decision – making processes and best practice approaches of its members;

  • encouraging and facilitating appropriate biosecurity protocol measures to protect against the threat of diseases;

  • facilitating and promoting broader participation and transformation within the industry;

  • building a community of industry membership through its Regional Interest Groups (RIGs), study groups, magazine, newsletters, website, seminars, and social events;
  • developing and embracing the reputation of the industry, locally and globally; and

  • providing the appropriate leadership infrastructure, capacity, and capability to achieve all the above.