Government, parliamentary and legislative information on Labour.

Labour Targets Equal Pay for Equal Work

Department of Labour

Labour minister Mildred Oliphant has published a draft code on equal pay for work of equal value.

According to a notice in the Government Gazette (38031 / 746 of 29 September 2014) interested parties are invited to comment within 30 days of its publication.

Minimum Wages in Private Security Under Investigation

Department of Labour

The labour department has announced the commencement of an investigation into minimum wages and working conditions for the private security sector.

In Government Gazette 38028, the department calls on stakeholders to comment on the investigation until 25 November 2014.

Merchant Shipping Bill Tabling Imminent

Department of Transport

The tabling of the Draft Merchant Shipping Amendment Bill in parliament is imminent.

The notice of intention to table was published in Government Gazette 38025.