Government, parliamentary and legislative information on Labour.

Essential Services Committee Investigates Health Services

Department of Labour

The Essential Services Committee (ESC) is in the process of conducting an investigation as to whether certain services are essential.

The labour department announced the investigation in Government Gazette 41854.

Parliament Passes Minimum Wage Bill


The National Minimum Wage Bill has been passed by parliament and sent to president Ramaphosa for assent.

The bill was tabled in parliament in November 2017.

DOL Gives Thumbs Up to Labour Broker Ruling

Department of Labour

The labour department has welcomed the recent Constitutional Court judgement on labour brokers.

The Court had ruled on the matter between Assign Service (Pty) Ltd, a temporary employment service agency, and the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa), the CCMA, Commissioner Abdool Osman, Krost Shelving & Racking (Pty) Ltd and the Casual Workers Advice Office (CWAO).

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