Private Security Sector: New Sectoral Determination

Dear Industry Members As from yesterday, 01 November 2018, the new minimum wages as per the sectoral determination for the Private Security Sector comes into effect.   Please click here to view the new wages.   National Collective Bargaining Team   Queries / CEO Membership: For any queries of existing members, or enquiries on how [...]

November 2nd, 2018|Latest News|

BCCEI Extension of Collective Agreements Effective from 24 September 2018

Dear Industry Members The Bargaining Council for the Civil Engineering Industry’s (BCCEI) Wage and Task Grade Collective Agreement and Conditions of Employment Collective Agreement has been published in the government gazette (Government Gazette Numbers 41888 and 41910).  This was the final stage of the extension process.  The effect is that these Agreements will come into [...]

September 21st, 2018|Latest News|

MEIBC Collective Agreements to be Extended

Dear Industry Members Today earmarks a historic event at the MEIBC, as all the parties to the council met, and cast their votes whether or not they support the decision to request to the Minister of Labour to extend the following agreements to non-parties / non-signatories: Registration and Administration Expenses Collective Agreement (RAECA), which CEO [...]

September 4th, 2018|Latest News|

Consolidated Employers Organisation: Amendments/Additions to the Constitution

1. To include the acronym CEO to CONSOLIDATED EMPLOYERS ORGANISATION. The name will read as follows: CONSOLIDATED EMPLOYERS ORGANISATION (CEO); 2. To include the definition of LARGE BUSINESS. To be defined as follows: “any commercial, financial, professional business or agricultural undertaking or venture that employs for the furtherance of its interest or activities one hundred [...]

August 30th, 2018|Latest News|

Civil Engineering Sector concludes three year agreement

Dear Civil Industry Members   On Monday 18 June 2018, the Bargaining Council for the Civil Engineering Industry (BCCEI) announced the signing between all parties in the civil engineering sector of a three-year settlement agreement with respect to wages and conditions of employment. The settlement will come into force from promulgation by the Minister of [...]

June 20th, 2018|Latest News|

Update: National minimum wage & UIF changes

NATIONAL MINIMUM WAGE CHANGES   Yesterday, the National Assembly at Parliament officially passed the National Minimum Wage Bill.  This bill means that all workers, except those employees who fall under the following sectors: domestic, farm, forestry, Extended Public Works Programs (EPWP) and learnerships, should earn no less than R20 per hour as a minimum wage. [...]

May 31st, 2018|Latest News, Wages|

Bus Strike Over

Employers and employees alike in the industry have resumed its bus services after a three-week long strike regarding wages and working conditions.  A settlement was reached late yesterday.  Parties have agreed to a 9% wage hike for the first year and 8% for the second year and backdated to the 1st of April 2018 being [...]

May 15th, 2018|Latest News|