What happens if my employer did not register me for UIF?

If your employer did not register you for UIF (Unemployment Insurance Fund) in South Africa, it means that you are not contributing to the UIF, and you will not be eligible to receive any benefits from the UIF. This includes benefits such as unemployment benefits, maternity benefits, illness benefits, and dependents’ benefits. As an employee, … 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