Welcome to the website of Alliott de Witt Saestad Inc.

We are a member of the Alliott Group which is a worldwide network of independent professional firms. Our client base is both National and International and encompasses a broad spectrum of businesses.

Our offices are conveniently situated in Southgate Business Park, Umbogintwini, approximately 30km south of the Durban CBD.

Alliott Group Logo


Alliott Group Offices Building


Alliott de Witt Saestad Inc. is headed by three directors, namely, Haakon Saestad CA(SA), Bradley Van Dyk CA(SA) and Wynand du Toit CA(SA), and they, together with their staff of 40 well trained individuals, are committed to assisting their clients with a wide range of services in a professional and innovative manner.



  • Statutory and voluntary audits
  • Independent reviews
  • Agreed upon procedures


  • Corporate tax
  • Individual tax
  • Trusts and estates
  • VAT, PAYE and SDL registrations
  • Capital gains tax


  • Compilation of financial statements
  • Bookkeeping
  • Management accounting
  • Payroll
  • Periodic statutory returns

Other Services

  • Access to Information manuals
  • Assist with Estates Planning
  • Audit preparation services
  • Due diligence
  • Executors of Estates
  • Management consulting
  • Valuations

Statutory Secretarial Compliance

  • Registration of companies
  • Amendments to statutory information
  • Maintenance of statutory records
  • Annual Returns


Our firm is constantly in search of motivated people who wish to serve traineeship with a view to becoming a Chartered Accountant, whether they be school leavers, or have a degree.

The cycle for commencement of traineeship follows the calendar year i.e. January to December. The interviewing normally begins around July/August for the following January, however, depending on the circumstances, commencement of employment is possible at any time during the year.

Should you be interested in applying for a position with us, please send a detailed CV to Jane Parr jp@adws.co.za, our personnel manager.

Should you require more information about a career as a Chartered Accountant, we recommend that you contact us.

Vision & Mission


We are a progressive firm, who, through professional and approachable staff, strive to provide efficient, value added services of the highest quality.


We pursue our vision as follows:

Through commitment to innovative usage of contemporary technology and superior training methods in an equal opportunity environment.

By adherence to the highest professional standards promoted by our Code of Conduct, including objectivity, integrity, independence and confidentiality.

Through development of relationships with clients and the community using effective communication and teamwork.

By striving towards the highest level of productivity through co-ordinated planning and supervision, thereby ensuring optimum maximisation of profits.

Through lateral thought and close involvement with clients' business activities, we are dedicated to bridging the expectation gap and adding value to our clients.

By maintaining commitment to the highest standards of quality and professional excellence.


Send us an email


Tel: 031 914 8300
Fax: 031 914 0206 / 7
Email: mail@adws.co.za
PO Box 278, Amanzimtoti, 4125
48 Beechgate Crescent,
Southgate Business Park
Moss Kolnik Drive,
Umbogintwini, Durban, 4126