As of the 8th of February 2021, it has been Gazetted by the Minister of Employment and Labour (Mr. Thembelani Waltermade Nxesi), that the new earnings threshold is an amount of R 211 596.30 will take effect from the 1st of March 2021. This is a 3% increase from the previous R205 433.30 as was published on 1 July 2014.Read more “Increase to the BCEA Earnings Threshold”
HR City attended the parliament portfolio committee on labour relations to debate and argue against the proposed changes to existing labour legislation as well as the introduction of new laws which would make it even harder for employers in South Africa to conduct business.
A lot of these changes will negatively impact on business in South Africa and will severely restrict the ability of smaller businesses to grow while significantly increasing unemployment and contributing to poverty. Read more “HR City Challenges Labour Law Amendments”