To promote the science and practice of environmental health thus capacitating members to render a professional service and ensure optimum participation of all stakeholders in environmental health matters.
To be the nationally and internationally recognized leading professional organization in the field of Environmental Health.
The South African Institute of Environmental Health (SAIEH) is an organization for professions within the field of environmental health and is a non-profit organization (NGO), non trade union organization and believes that a safe and healthy environment is a basic human right.
The SAIEH is affiliated to the International Federation of Environmental Health and is fully recognized by the South African government i.e. the National Department of Health.