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Labour Relations Act, 1995 (Act No. 66 of 1995)

Chapter VII : Dispute Resolution

Part C : Resolution of disputes under auspices of Commission

144. Variation and rescission of arbitration awards and rulings



Any commissioner who has issued an arbitration award, or ruling, or any other commissioner appointed by the director for that purpose, may on that commissioner's own accord or, on the application of any affected party, vary or rescind an arbitration award or ruling—

(a) erroneously sought or erroneously made in the absence of any party affected by that award;
(b) in which there is an ambiguity, or an obvious error or omission, but only to the extent of that ambiguity, error or omission;
(c) granted as a result of a mistake common to the parties to the proceedings; or
(d) made in the absence of any party, on good cause shown.

[Paragraph (d) inserted by section 21 of Act No. 6 of 2014]


[Section 144 amended by section 21 of Act No. 6 of 2014]