Basic Conditions of Employment Act - PDF

Applies to all employers and workers and regulates leave, working hours, employment contracts, deductions, pay slips, and termination of employment


Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment Act - PDF

This act is administrated by the Department of Trade and Industry to establish a legislative framework for the promotion of black economic empowerment


Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases - PDF

Workers who are affected by occupational injuries and diseases are entitled to compensation


Employment Equity Act - PDF

Applies to all employers and workers and protects workers and job seekers from unfair discrimination, and also provides a framework for implementing affirmative action


Income Tax Act - PDF

This Act consolidates the law relating to the taxation of incomes and donations, to provide for the recovery of taxes on persons, to provide for the deduction by employers of amounts from the remuneration of employees in respect of certain tax liabilities of employees, and to provide for the making of provisional tax payments and for the payment into the National Revenue Fund of portions of the normal tax and interest and other charges in respect of such taxes, and to provide for related matters.


Labour Relations Act - PDF

Applies to all workers and employers and aims to advance economic development, social justice, labour peace and the democracy of the workplace.


Occupational Health and Safety Act - PDF

Aims to provide and regulate health and safety at the workplace for all workers.


Skills Development Act - PDF

Aims to develop and improve the skills of the South African workforce.


Skills Development Levies Act - PDF

Prescribes how employers should contribute to the National Skills Fund.


Unemployment Insurance Contributions Act - PDF

Prescribes how employers should contribute to the UIF contributions fund.


Unemployment Insurance Act No. 63 of 2001 - PDF

Provides security to workers when they become unemployed.