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Minimum Wage

NATIONAL MINIMUM WAGE EXEMPTION PROCESS

National Minimum Wage Exemption Process

Whilst the National Minimum Wage Act prescribes minimum wages for all workers, the Act also makes provision for an employer or an employers’ organisation, acting on behalf of its members, to apply for an exemption.

National Minimum Wage INSPECTIONS

The Department of Labour’s Inspection and Enforcement Services (IES) branch says it will embark on a National blitz campaign in February to assess the levels of compliance with labour laws – in particular, the newly introduced National Minimum Wage.