CONSTRUCTION WORK PERMIT

17 December 2018, Monday

In terms of GN 850 dated 17 August 2018 the Department of Labour confirmed that a client who intends to have construction work carried out, must at least 30 days before that work is to be carried out apply to the provincial director in writing for a construction work permit to perform construction work if the intended construction work starts from the 7th August 2018 and will –

  1. exceed 365 days and will involve more than 3600 person days of construction work; or
  2. the tender value limit is grade 7, 8 or 9 of the Construction Industry Development Board (CIDB) grading.