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Name: Wage Act 1957 (No. 5 of 1957)[as amended through Transfer of Powers and Duties of the State President Act, No. 97 of 1986]
Country: South Africa
Subject(s): Wages; Migrant workers
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1957
Entry into force:
Published on: Statutes of the Republic of South Africa, Vol. 10, pp. 641-683 (DOC.NORMES;INFORM - P60721)
ISN: ZAF-1957-L-39231
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=39231&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Statutes of the Republic of South Africa, Vol. 10, pp. 641-683 (DOC.NORMES;INFORM - P60721)
Abstract/Citation: Consolidates and amends the law relating to the establishment of a wage board, the determination of terms and conditions of employment and other incidental matters. Does not apply to, inter alia, employment in farming or in domestic service in private households, public servants, or to employees within the public educational system. The Act is applicable to migrant workers. Updates available in: South African Labour Law, eds. Clive Thompson, Paul Benjamin (Kenwyn: Juta & Co.).
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