Do I need a lawyer to go to CCMA?

In South Africa, the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation, and Arbitration (CCMA) is an independent dispute resolution body that deals with labor disputes. The CCMA aims to resolve these disputes through conciliation, mediation, or arbitration. Whether or not you need a lawyer to represent you at the CCMA depends on the complexity of your case, your … Read more

Can I go to CCMA without a lawyer?

Yes, you can go to the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration (CCMA) without a lawyer. The CCMA is designed to provide a platform for individuals and employers to resolve employment disputes in South Africa, and it allows individuals to represent themselves during the proceedings. The CCMA’s processes are intended to be accessible and user-friendly, … Read more