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Employment Services Act 4 of 2014

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4 of 2014

The Employment Services Act 4 of 2014 aims:

  • to provide for public employment services;
  • to provide for the establishment of schemes to promote the employment of young work seekers and other vulnerable persons;
  • to provide for schemes to assist employees in distressed companies to retain employment;
  • to facilitate the employment of foreign nationals in a manner that is consistent with the objects of this Act and the Immigration Act, 2002;
  • to provide for the registration and regulation of private employment agencies;
  • to provide for the establishment of the Employment Services Board;
  • to provide for the establishment of Productivity South Africa;
  • to provide for the establishment of Supported Employment Enterprises;
  • to provide for transitional provisions; and
  • to provide for matters connected therewith.

Amends

Skills Development Act 97 of 1998

Commencement

9 August 2015 (Government Gazette 39079, 7 August 2015)