Small Enterprise Finance Agency (SEFA)
|Postal||Private Bag X26, Pretoria, 0001|
|Physical||Byls Bridge Office Park, Building 14, Block D, 11 Byls Bridge Boulevard, Highveld Ext 73, Centurion, 0157|
|Tel||012 748 9600 / 086 000 7332|
The mission of the Small Enterprise Finance Agency SOC Ltd (SEFA) is to provide access to finance to survivalist businesses, and Small, Medium and Micro Enterprises (SMMEs) throughout South Africa by: delivering wholesale and direct lending; providing credit guarantees to SMMEs; supporting the institutional strengthening of financial intermediaries so that they can be effective in assisting SMMEs; creating strategic partnerships with a range of institutions for sustainable SMME development and support; monitoring the effectiveness and impact of its financing, credit guarantee and capacity development activities; and developing (through partnerships) innovative finance products, tools and channels to catalyse increased market participation in the provision of affordable finance.