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Hearings on Contract Cleaning Sector Minimum Wages Underway

Department of Labour

The department of labour is currently holding public hearings on the Contract Cleaning Sector across the country. The purpose of these hearings is to consult interested parties on the review of the sector’s minimum wages.

Hearings have already been held in the Eastern Cape, Western Cape and Mpumalanga.

DOL Clarifies EE Certificate of Compliance

Department of Labour

Employers that comply with and implement employment equity (EE) will be issued with a certificate of compliance valid for 12 months subject to meeting a number of conditions.

The labour department confirmed this in a statement on the ongoing public hearings on the Draft Employment Equity Amendment Bill and Draft Employment Equity Regulations published for comment in September 2018.

Comment Sought on Employment Equity Amendment Bill

Department of Labour

A draft bill designed to empower the labour minister to establish sectoral numerical targets to ensure the equitable representation of designated groups at all levels of the workforce has been published for comment.

The labour department published the Draft Employment Equity Amendment Bill in Government Gazette 41922.

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