We are an independently registered NGO affiliated to Islamic Relief Worldwide (IRW), the world’s largest, independent Muslim humanitarian organisation.

Islamic Relief’s mission is to help the poor and those in need regardless of race, colour, political affiliation, gender or belief to live sustainable, self-reliant lives within safe and caring communities.

The first Islamic Relief South Africa office was established in Johannesburg in 2003.


Annual Reports

At Islamic Relief, we are proud to publish our annual reports so that you know exactly where your generous support has gone during the year. Our audited annual reports, reflecting the South Africa-based transactions, are available by clicking on the links below:

We are registered:

Registrar of Companies

Section 21 for non-profit company (registration number 2004/025107/08) in September 2004.

Non-profit organisation

Non Profit Organisation’s Directorate of the South African National Department of Social Development (043-357-NPO).

Public Benefit Organisation

South African Revenue Services (SARS) as an approved Public Benefit Organisation (PBO 930018104) in terms of section 30 of the Income Tax Act.

Taxed deductible

Approved for purposes of Section 18 (1) (a) of the Act and donations to Islamic Relief South Africa will be taxed deductible in the hands of the donors in terms of and subject to the limitations prescribed in section 18A of the Act.


Our Head Office in Cape Town

Recognitions, Affiliates & Awards