Employers must register with the Unemployment Insurance Fund (UIF) or the South African Revenue Services (SARS).
The Unemployment Insurance Act and Unmployment Insurance Contributions Act apply to all employers and workers, but not to -
Domestic employers and their workers are included under the Act since 1 April 2003.
Who Must Register with UIF?
All employers must register directly with the UIF; unless they –
Based on Legislation in Section 10, of the Unemployment Insurance Contributions Act
Who Must Register with SARS?
All employers who are required to register their workers with SARS for the payment of PAYE (Pay As You Earn) and/or SDL (Skills Development Levy) must also register with SARS for their UIF. Based on Legislation in Section 10, of the Unemployment Insurance Contributions Act
Information proviode by The Department of Labour. For more information visit www.labour.gov.za