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

Labour Market and Human Resource Development for Job Creation Social Plan

1. Introduction



1) A proposal on a Social Plan Act was tabled by labour on 12 October 1995 in the Trade and Industry chamber of the National Economic Development and Labour Council (NEDLAC). It was agreed by the Management Committee of NEDLAC on 13 October 1995 to establish a task team comprising of delegates from the Trade and Industry and Labour Market chambers.


2) The task team has been meeting for over two years and has reached agreement on the framework to guide affected parties on the ways of dealing with large retrenchments in all sectors and includes a broad proposal on the implementation of the framework agreement.