USN predominantly makes use of the NIHT and SANHA organisations to certify products as Halaal.
SANHA has been established as a representative authority, which promotes professionalism and excellence in the certification of Halaal food and other related products.
The National Independent Halaal Trust (NIHT) formerly the (IHT) was formed and constituted in 1992. Since October 2000, the growth of the NIHT has been phenomenal. The NIHT aspires to the highest Halaal standards as prescribed by the Sharia (Islamic Law), these standards have been set up by Mufti’s and various Ulema from across the Islamic ideological spectrum. Presently the NIHT has offices in Johannesburg, Durban and Cape Town and has logistical offices in the Eastern Cape and Northern Cape.
The following products have been certified Halaal – NIHT products are listed individually and SANHA products are listed as a full list of all products: