Labour Legislation

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

Status:

  • 1
    Policy formulation Bill passed
  • 2
    Gazetted Not started
  • 3
    Nedlac Current status
  • 4
    National assembly Not started
  • 5
    NCOP Not started
  • 6
    Promulgation Not started
  • 7
    Accented Not started
  • 8
    Force of law Not started

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

Status:

  • 1
    Policy formulation Bill passed
  • 2
    Gazetted Not started
  • 3
    Nedlac Current status
  • 4
    National assembly Not started
  • 5
    NCOP Not started
  • 6
    Promulgation Not started
  • 7
    Accented Not started
  • 8
    Force of law Not started

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