Private employment agencies must register with the Department of Labour. The Director-General may cancel the registration if they do not abide by the rules.
Aims to develop and improve the skills of the South African workforce.
Anyone who offers employment services for money must register with the Department of Labour. Registered private employment agencies get a certificate to prove that they have registered.
Based on Legislation in Section 24, of the Skills Development Act
Cancellation of Registration
The Department of Labour may cancel the registration if the agency does not abide by the rules.
Based on Legislation in Section 25, of the Skills Development Act
Employment agencies may appeal against the cancellation of their registration at the Labour Court.
Based on Legislation in Section 26, of the Skills Development Act
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