Sectoral Determination 7: Domestic Workers
The employment of domestic workers; which includes housekeepers, gardeners, nannies, domestic drivers, etc.; is governed by this determination.
The determination sets –
- minimum wages
- working hours
- number of leave days
- termination rules
Sectoral Determination 7 applies to all domestic workers (including independent contractors and those employed by agencies), except domestic workers who –
- work on farms; or
- are covered by –
- another sectoral determination, or
- a bargaining council agreement.
The Basic Conditions of Employment Act applies in respect of any matter not covered by this sectoral determination.
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Domestic worker wages Amendment
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