Regarding the distribution of data the aim of the SACTR is:
- To register all childhood maligancies in the Republic of South Africa.
- To report and provide accurate information and statistics regarding the incidence of childhood cancer in South Africa.
- To educate the government, medical fraternity and public responsibly and ethically regarding the demographics, statistics and impact of childhood cancer.
- To facilitate and regulate the distribution of factual and accurate information regarding paediatric malignancies.
To study the epidemiology of childhood cancer according to ethical international regulations and conventions.