National Minimum Wage Act South Africa 2020

Effective 01 March 2020, the national minimum wage will increase from R20.00 per hour to R20.76 per hour. Domestic workers, farm workers and expanded public works programme workers will also receive a 3.8% increase on their current minimum wage.

The Minister of Employment and Labour further provided an updated schedule in respect of learnership allowances and confirmed the updated remuneration schedules for the Contract Cleaning and Wholesale and Retail sectors. Follow the link for the full gazetted amendments and schedules.

National Minimum Wage Act No. 9 of 2018