The Department of Labour has announced that the minimum wage for domestic workers will increase on 1 December 2016 in terms of Sectoral Determination 7 (SD7).
The Department of Labour announced on Wednesday, 3 February 2016 that the minimum wage for employess in the farming and forestry sectors will be adjusted with effect from 1 March, 2016. The increase is 6.6 percent.
Sectoral Determination 7 (SD7), applies to all domestic workers (including independent contractors and those employed by agencies), except domestic workers who –
A new minimum wage for Domestic workers came into effect on the December 1st, 2012. The minimum rate for the period – 1 Dec 2012 to 30 Nov 2013 is as follows: