Must be treated as employees, and are entitled to protection under the South African labour legislation. Whatever the reason for a suspension, employers remain liable to pay suspended employees. Suspension of foreigners without valid work permits fall within the scope of the CCMA’s unfair labour practice jurisdiction.
For further information on any labour related matters, you can contact
Bernard Reisner:

W.Tel no.: 021 423 3959
Fax: 021 423 2105
Cell: 082 433 8714
E-mail: bernard@capelabour.co.za
Website: www.capelabour.co.za