A Few Words About Us

Short Term Brokers is a family-owned, dynamic, independent financial services company specialising in a broad range of short term insurance products in South Africa.

Short Term Brokers was founded in 1993 by Louis Visser with the specific purpose to offer VALUE to our clients with professional SERVICE through a relationship of TRUST.

Over the years we have formed excellent relationships with the best Insurance Companies and service providers in South Africa. These include Santam, Mutual & Federal, Hollard, Western National and Brolink.

Social Responsibility

We are involved in various community projects in Gauteng and have been the proud Comrades Marathon sponsor for Irene Athletics Club since 2005.

During 2013 our founding Director, Louis Visser, ran the Kalahari Augrabies Extreme Marathon, (a 7- day, self-supporting race over 250km’s through the Kalahari Desert) to collect money for the Pure Hope Kids School in Moreleta Park.  The funds collected  were used to build and grass a soccer field and a new playground.

Registration and Affiliation

Short Term Brokers is a Licenced Financial Services provider who is registered as such with the Financial Services Board as required by the Financial Advisory and Intermediary Services Act 2002. Financial Services Provider no 10670

Short Term Brokers is licenced for the following Categories of Financial Services:

  1. Category A Short-term Insurance Personal Lines
  2. Category A Short-term Insurance Commercial Lines
  3. Category A Long-term Insurance


Short Term Brokers is a registered member of the Financial Intermediaries Association of Southern Africa.