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National Minimum Wage Announcement, GG.

Minister of Employment and Labour has amended the national minimum wages.
The amendment will become binding on 1 March 2021.
The Minister has just announced a shocking 16% increase for farmworkers.

  1. The National Minimum Wage is R21.69 for each ordinary hour worked.
  2. Despite item 1 –
    1. Farm workers are entitled to a minimum wage of R21.69 per hour;
    2. Domestic workers are entitled to a minimum wage of R19.99 per hour;

For the full gazette click here: NMW 0821 gg 44136