Sugar wage negotiations set to start on 28 February 2017

In preparation for wage negotiations which is set to kick off on 28 February, we have finalised our mandating process. Our demands will be as follows:


  • a 15.6% adjustment across the board with effect from 1 April 2017
  • Sick Leave payment
  • Employer contribution to Medical Aid to be 60%
  • Long service awards to start from 5 years and 
  • The A band grade must fall away