KwaZulu-Natal

NAPTOSA KwaZulu Natal News Flash 6 of 2015: Amendments to the Labour Relations Acts on Temporary Employment

AMENDMENTS TO THE LABOUR RELATIONS ACT ON TEMPORARY EMPLOYMENT (We will release the other amendments in due course)

FIXED –TERM CONTRACTS

Definition:
A contract that terminates on
The occurrence of a specified event
The completion of a task or project
A fixed date (other than normal retirement)

Exclusions
The provisions pertaining to fixed – term contracts do not apply to
Employees who earn above the earnings threshold (currently R 205 433 p.a.)
Employees of an employer who employs less than 10 employees (less than 50 in the case of an employer who has been in operation less than 2 years)
Employees where a statute / sectoral determination / collective agreement allows for fixed – term contracts to be entered into.

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