Labour Legislation

  

Name:

National Minimum Wage Bill

Department:

Department Labour

Summary:

An in-principle agreement on a national minimum wage was reached at Nedlac and announced by Deputy President Ramaphosa. However, a dedicated Bill will be required to give it the force of law.
Effect on
agribusiness:

The Bill will impose a national minimum wage effective on all empoloyees in every sector.

Process:

A draft Bill is currently under discussion at Nedlac.

Agbiz submission: Done

  

  

Name:

Basic Conditions of Employment Amendment Bill

Department:

Department Labour

Summary:

The provisions relating to sectoral determinations are being deleted to make way for a national minimum wage dispensation.

Effect on 
agribusiness:

Sectoral determinations will be replaced by a national minimum wage dispensation.


Process:

A draft Bill is currently under discussion at Nedlac.

Agbiz submission: Done

  

  

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