About Us

Founded in 1988, SafMed is a private company registered in South Africa, that is specialized in the importation, production and marketing of decontamination, infection prevention and surgical Medical Devices.


We have developed core competencies in the following specific market sectors:

  • Central Sterile Supply Decontamination (CSSD)
  • Infection Prevention
  • Surgical Support
  • Life Sciences

SafMed operates and services the entire South African market from its facilities based in Cape Town and Johannesburg.

SafMed is ISO 13485:2016 accredited in our Cape Town & Johannesburg facilities. We are a licensed Medical Device Manufacturer, Distributor & Wholesaler and a B-BBEE Level 1 Provider.

Our Vision & Mission Statement


Our Vision is, “To be recognized by our customers as their best supplier in the markets that we serve”


Our Mission Statement to achieve our Vision is;

  • We want to be recognized by our customers as their best solution provider in the Decontamination, Infection Prevention and Surgical Support areas of their business;
  • The purpose of our business is to supply products and services that meet quality standards and that improve the quality of healthcare that our customers offer to their patients;
  • Our guiding aspiration is to create sustainable competitive advantage, superior value and superior financial returns.

We represent the following world class brands in South Africa:

Steris  Ken  Famos  Medisafe

Ahlstrom  Belintra  Swann-Morton  PMS