INCREASE OF THE UIF EARNINGS LIMIT

The increase to the UIF limit has been published by the Minister of Labour in Government Gazette No. 40691 dated 17 March 2017, which relates to unemployment benefits in terms of the Unemployment Insurance Act, 2001 (Act No. 63 of 2001).

The Minister has amended the scale of benefits referred to in Government Notice No. 588 which was published in Government Gazette No. 3550, dated 03 August 2012.

The UIF earnings limit increase from R178 464 per annum to R212 539 per annum, or R14 872 per month to R17 712 per month with effect from 01 April 2017.

 

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