Department of Employment and Labour (DEL)
|Postal||Private Bag X117, Pretoria, 0001|
|Physical||Laboria House, 215 Francis Baard Street, Pretoria|
|Tel||012 309 4000|
|Fax||012 320 2059|
The mission of the Department of Labour is to regulate the South African labour market for a sustainable economy through: appropriate legislation and regulations; inspection, compliance monitoring and enforcement; protection of human rights; provision of employment services; promotion of equity; social and income protection; and social dialogue.
The Department plays a significant role in reducing unemployment, poverty and inequality through a set of policies and programmes developed in consultation with social partners, which are aimed at: improved economic efficiency and productivity; employment creation; sound labour relations; eliminating inequality and discrimination in the workplace; and alleviating poverty in employment.
- Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration (CCMA)
- Compensation Fund
- National Economic Development and Labour Council (NEDLAC)
- Productivity SA
- Unemployment Insurance Fund (UIF)