Collision Repairers Association of South Africa (CRA) promotes Panel Beaters and Repair Shops to maintain and deliver a high standard and world-class service to all their Customers. Through global best practice repair techniques, the risks associated with possible future collisions as a result of poor workmanship are reduced to a minimum. CRA upholds a high standard of quality auto repairers, premium refinish painters as well as unparalleled collision tradesmen.

We have a skilled resource pool that continuously support and provide real benefits to all our Members to ensure their success.

Our website provides industry news, the ability to register client disputes for mediation, executive and regional executive council structures and our online Member Directory profiling all our Members. The platform assists Insurers, Brokers and Consumers to make educated decisions with regard to selecting the most professional and capable Repairer to refurbish the accident vehicle within acceptable time frames and in line with warranty reinstatement protocols.

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