SECTORAL TARGET CHANGES GAZETTED FOR PUBLIC COMMENT
On 1 February 2024, the Minister of Employment and Labour republished proposed sectoral targets in the Government Gazette No. 11662; the public has 90 days to comment from publication. This will have significant implications for organisations across all Economic Sectors.
HOW TO COMMENT
We encourage our clients to actively participate during the public comments period. To ensure your contributions are heard, please forward comments, in writing, to:
To remain compliant and stay economically relevant, proactive planning, in consultation with experts, becomes a strategic imperative for your organisation.
FACTORS TO CONSIDER
The proposed 5-year sectoral targets consider the following:
- The 2022 Employment Equity Workforce Profiles.
- Sector Codes and Sector Charters published under the B-BBEE Act.
- Unique sector dynamics, such as skills availability, economic forces, and ownership.
Our Employment Equity specialists are continuously monitoring changes to legislation and keeping clients updated on how this could potentially impact their business.