Employment Services Board


The Employment Services Board is established in terms of section 20 of the Employment Services Act 2014


Functions of Board

The Board must advise the Minister on—

  • work opportunities;
  • the criteria for the registration and de-registration of private employment agencies and the implementation and enforcement of the provisions of this Act applicable to private employment agencies;
  • the development of criteria and guidelines for the implementation of this Act and the exercise of any function in terms of this Act;
  • the promotion of supported work for persons with disabilities as contemplated by Chapter 6;
  • any regulations that the Minister may, or must, make in terms of this Act;
  • the publication of an annual employment services report; and
  • any other matter related to employment services, on request of the Minister or NEDLAC.​