About Us

Established in 1853, Juta is South Africa’s leading academic and law publisher trusted for quality academic, legal, professional and school publications in print and electronic format. Meeting legal and regulatory information needs as well as demands for quality learning resources, Juta matches the power of technology with authoritative local content.


The trusted South African provider of technology-enabled learning and information solutions that enhance performance.


At Juta we are accountable to one another, our customers, authors and shareholders, and are mindful of our role in our community and South Africa:

  • we aspire to participative and respectful communication
  • we respond with energy and purpose
  • we embrace challenges and reward innovation
  • we conduct ourselves with integrity and commitment
  • we apply ourselves with thoroughness, consistency and heart
  • we foster personal development and self-awareness


Juta and Company (Pty) Ltd is the oldest publishing house in South Africa and, remarkably, remains true to its founder’s intent to service education and legal information requirements. Consequently, for more than 160 years Juta and Company has been associated with quality Law, Education and Academic publishing in southern Africa. Drawing on our heritage of authority and excellence, Juta has remained relevant by embracing technological innovation and diversifying beyond publishing to offer e-learning and technology-driven information solutions.


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    Our business is structured in 3 commercially focussed business units; Juta Law and Juta Academic Education & Agencies being divisions of Juta, and Future Managers a subsidiary of Juta.

    Business Units