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

Notices

Bargaining Council for the Building Industry, Bloemfontein

Renewal of Period of Operation of the Collective Agreement

3. Clause 8: Remuneration

 

 

Substitute Clause (1), (2)(a), (b) and (c) for the following:—

 

(1)        Wages:

(a)        General: No employer shall pay and no employee shall accept wages at rates lower than the following:



Cents

per hour

(i)

Artisans

R34.01

(ii)

General workers

R17.00

 

Calculation of wages: The weekly wage of an employee shall be his hourly wage multiplied by 40, in the case of artisans and all other categories of employees.

(a) The increase for all category workers shall be 10% of the actual wage
(b)
(2) Supplementary remuneration and contributions:
(a) Except in respect of a casual employee, every employer shall pay each week to the Secretary of the Council in respect of each category of employee, as stipulated below, the total sum prescribed in Column G hereunder: Provided that such sum shall be allocated as set out hereunder: Provided that such sum shall be allocated as set out hereunder:

 

(i)

Holiday Fund

Column A

(ii)

Provident Fund

Column B

(iii)

Contributions to Bargaining Council expenses

Column C

(iv)

Trade Union subscriptions

Column D

(v)

Wage Guarantee Fund

Column E

(vi)

Funeral Benefit

Column F

(vii)

TOTAL SUM

Column G

 

 

Employers

Per week

A

B

C

D

E

F

G

R

R

R

R

R

R

R

All employees earning R17.00 up to and including R19.30 ph

84.00

136.00

2.40

-

0.45

0.49

223.34

All employees earning R19.31 up to and including R23.60 ph

92.00

152.00

2.40

-

0.45

0.49

247.34

All employees earning R23.61 up to and including R27.80 ph

112.00

184.00

2.40

-

0.45

0.49

299.34

All employees earning R27.81 up to and including R34.00 ph

136.00

216.00

2.40

-

0.45

0.49

355.34

All employees earning R34.01 up to and including R38.10 ph

164.00

272.00

2.40

5.00

0.45

0.49

444.34

All employees earning R38.11 and more ph

184.00

304.00

2.40

5.00

0.45

0.49

496.34

 

(b) Except in respect of a casual employee who works for an employer for less than four weeks, every employer shall deduct each week from the remuneration due to each employee, as stipulated below, the amount prescribed in Column E hereunder: Provided that such sum shall be allocated as set out hereunder:

(i)

Holiday Fund

Column A

(ii)

Provident Fund

Column B

(iii)

Contributions to Bargaining Council expenses

Column C

(iv)

Trade Unions

Column D

(v)

TOTAL SUM

Column E

 

Employers

Per Week

A

B

C

D

E

R

R

R

R

R

All employees earning R17.00 up to and including R19.30 ph

84.00

136.00

0.20

-

220.20

All employees earning R19.31 up to and including R23.60 ph

92.00

152.00

0.20

-

244.20

All employees earning R23.61 up to and including R27.80 ph

112.00

184.00

0.20

-

296.20

All employees earning R27.81 up to and including R34.00 ph

136.00

216.00

0.20

-

352.20

All employees earning R34.01 up to and including R38.10 ph

164.00

272.00

0.20

5.00

441.20

All employees earning R38.11 and more ph

184.00

304.00

0.20

5.00

493.20

 

(c) Every employer shall, in addition to any remuneration to which an employee may be entitled in terms of clause 8 (1), pay such employee the total sum prescribed in Column C hereunder:

 

(i)

Holiday Fund

Column A

(ii)

Provident Fund Contributions

Column B

(iii)

TOTAL SUM

Column C

 

Employers

Per Week

A

B

C

C

C

C

All employees earning R17.00 up to and including R19.30 ph

2.10

1.70

3.80

All employees earning R19.31 up to and including R23.60 ph

2.30

1.90

4.20

All employees earning R23.61 up to and including R27.80 ph

2.80

2.30

5.10

All employees earning R27.81 up to and including R34.00 ph

3.40

2.70

6.10

All employees earning R34.01 up to and including R38.10 ph

4.10

3.40

7.50

All employees earning R38.11 and more ph

4.60

3.80

8.40