Acts Online
GT Shield

Basic Conditions of Employment Act, 1997 (Act No. 75 of 1997)

Sectoral Determinations

Sectoral Determination 13 : Farm Worker Sector, South Africa

Part G : Termination of Employment

27. Payment instead of notice


(1) Instead of giving a farm worker notice in terms of this clause, an employer may pay the farm worker the remuneration the farm worker would have received, if the farm worker had worked during the notice period.


(2) If a farm worker gives notice of termination of employment, and the employer waives any part of the notice, the employer must pay the remuneration referred to in sub-clause (1), unless the employer and the farm worker agree otherwise.