Hospitality Min Wages 1 Jan 2019 - 30 June 2019

The new Hospitality Sectoral Determination which governs minimum wage rate in the sector was effective from 1 July 2018 till 30 June 2019 , however when we reached 1 Jan 2019 - The new National Minimum wage came into effect and things changed...

All employees in this sector should be earning R20 per hour - regardless of the Sectoral Detemination rates published mid 2018. The National Min Wage supersedes any/all sectoral determinations. 

Always look at the Sectoral Determination for the conditions of Employment in this Sector. Click here.

Hospitality Sector means any commercial business or part of a commercial business involving activities like (see page 4 of Sectoral Determination):

  • providing accommodation 
  • Restaurants, pubs, taverns, cafés, tearooms, coffee shops, fast food outlets, snack bars, industrial/ commercial/ function caterers etc.