Informal Economy Development Forum joins forces with Legal-Aid South Africa in providing free legal services to qualifying IEDF members.

The Informal Economy Development Forum is the recognized national membership body representing over 3 million informal Economy workers across South Africa.

A meeting was held between Legal-Aid South Africa and the Informal Economy Development Forum on the 5th of April 2023, based on the need for affordable legal assistance to the informal economy.

Legal services offered by Legal-Aid South Africa, includes, Consumer Issues, Contract Law, Criminal Offences, and any other case where your rights have been violated. In assistance to the Informal Sector, the IEDF and Legal-Aid South Africa have joined in a principle agreement to be the legal support to qualifying IEDF members.

Want to know more about the IEDF and how to apply for LEGAL assistance?

Visit our website or get in contact with us on 087 094 3501 or WhatsApp 074 552 2891 or email

Are you an IEDF member? If not join now and become part of the movement, or call us on 087 094 3501 or WhatsApp 074 552 2891 or email



Keziah Zachariah


Executive Assistant to the Chairman of the IEDF