What You Need to Know About The Prospective National Minimum Wage
An Agreement was signed on 8 February 2017 that brings a national minimum wage into existence. View Agreement here.
New Minimum Wage – Farm and Forestry Sector – Effective 1 March
According to Government Gazette No 34648, the minimum wage for workers in the farm and forestry sector will be adjusted with effect from 1 March, 2017. The increase is the available CPI (currently 7%) +1% = 8%.