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15th Jun 2021
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Accumulation of leave

Accumulation of leave “Is an employee entitled to accumulate all leave that they do not take for the full duration of their employment with one employer?  This is a question which has bothered many an employer and employee. The first place to look is Section 20 of the Basic Conditions of Employment Act 75 of 1997 (BCEA). Section 20 of the BCEA provides that an annual leave cycle means the period of 12 months employment with the same employer immediately following an employee’s commencement of employment or the completion of […]