SAFMA's National Structure comprises a National Council and one Provincial Council in the Western Cape. The National Council consists of the President, the Vice President, a Treasurer and candidates leading various Special Interest Groups (SIGs).
The National Council is responsible for overall strategy, the National/International positioning of SAFMA and ensures the progress of the following functions:
- Professionalisation of the industry
- Constitutional Affairs
National Council work closely with the regional councils to achieve a cohesive and structured national policy framework for these.