How much do you pay for UIF for domestic workers?

In South Africa, domestic workers are eligible for UIF coverage. The UIF is a social security system that provides temporary relief to workers who become unemployed, unable to work due to illness, or on maternity leave. Both employers and employees contribute to the UIF fund. The employer is responsible for deducting the employee’s UIF contributions … Read more

Does UIF backdate payments?

Yes, the UIF (Unemployment Insurance Fund) can backdate payments under certain circumstances. Backdating refers to the payment of benefits for a period prior to the date of application. If you are eligible for UIF benefits and have experienced a delay in receiving your payment due to a technical or administrative issue, the UIF may backdate … Read more