Conditions of Employment

Breaking News


Click on the following link to open Sectoral Determination 6: Everything you need to know about the Private Security Sector including, contracts of employment, minimum wages, leave, overtime, hours of work, payslips etc.


Click here to download Sectoral determination 6: Private Security Sector as setout below (37 Pages)

Provided by the Department of Labour




 No R. 1250: Basic Conditions of Employment Act: Sectoral Determination 6: Private Security Sector

 Membathisi Mphumzi Shepherd Mdladlana, Minister of Labour, in terms of section 51(1) of the Basic Conditions of Employment Act, No. 75 of 1997 make a Sectoral Determination establishing conditions of employment for employees in the Private Security Sector, South Africa, which appears in the schedule hereto and fix the second Monday after the date of publication of this notice as the date from which the provisions of the said Sectoral Determination shall be binding.




1. Area and scope of application

2. Definitions

3. Remuneration

4. Payment of remuneration

5. Ordinary hours of work, overtime and payment for overtime

6. Annual bonus

7. Public holidays

8. Sunday work

9. Annual leave

10. Sick leave

11. Family responsibility leave

12. Maternity leave

13. Written particulars of employment

14. Keeping of records

15. Presumption as to who is an employee

16. Weapons, uniforms, overalls and protective clothing

17. Prohibition of employment of children

18. Prohibition of forced labour

19. Termination of employment

20. Severance pay

21. Certificate of service

22. Attendance register

23. Variation by Minister


Annexure A – Certificate of Service

Annexure B – Attendance Register

Courses and Workshops






Workshop: New Amendments to Labour Legislation

28 March 2019 (Fully Booked)

Hotel Fire & Ice: Menlyn

18 April 2019

Emperors Palace Convention Centre 

Managing Day to Day Issues/ Problem Employees Full day workshop

29 March 2019 (Fully Booked)

Emperors Palace: Convention Centre

05 April 2019

Protea Hotel By Marriott Tyger Valley: Cape Town

Employment Equity Committee Training

29 March 2019

Emperors Palace: Convention Centre 

05 April 2019

Southern Sun: Elangeni: Durban

Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Course

03 April 2019

Southern Sun: Elangeni: Durban

11 April 2019

Emperors Palace: Convention Centre

The OHS Act and the Responsibilities of Management

04 April 2019

Southern Sun: Elangeni: Durban

Workplace Discipline and Dismissal

12 April 2019

Emperors Palace: Convention Centre

24 April 2019

Protea Hotel: Tyger Valley: Cape Town

26 April 2019

Southern Sun: Elangeni: Durban

Workshop Chairing Disciplinary Hearings

25 & 26 April 2019

Tsogo Sun: Century City (Canal Walk): Cape Town

Workshop Policies and Procedures

26 April 2019

Emperors Palace: Convention Centre



 Our Clients