IMPROVEMENT ON CONDITIONS OF SERVICE FOR EMPLOYEES ON SALARY LEVELS 1 TO 12 AND THOSE COVERED BY OCCUPATION SPECIFIC DISPENSATIONS ( OSDS) : COST- OF- LIVING ADJUSTMENT WITH EFFECT FROM 1 APRIL 2016.

INTRODUCTION


1. PSCBC resolution 8 of 2015 provides for the following cost -of- living adjustment for employees on Salary levels 1 to 12 and those employees covered by Occupation Specific Dispensations (OSDs) who are appointed in terms of the Public Service Act, 1994 , the Correctional Services act , 1998 , the Police Act , 1995 , and the Employment of Educators Act 1998:
1.1 Salary Adjustment , for the period 1 April 2015 to 31 March 2016 effective from 1 April 2015 , of 7 % ( The Adjustment was implemented in 2015)


1.2 Salary adjustment, for the period 1 April 2016 to 31 march 2017, effective from 1 April 2016 will be based on the average projected CPI Price Index plus 1%.


1.3 Salary adjustment for the period 1 April 2017 to 31 March 2018, effective from 1 April 2017, will be based on the average projected CPI plus 1%.


1.4 The forecasts of National Treasury shall be used to determine the average projected CPI.


2. National Treasury projects the CPI for the 2016/17 financial year at 6.6% (source Table 3.1 to the 2016 Budget Review). READ MORE

 

 

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