Press Statement dated 16 May 2018

The South African Municipal Workers’ Union (SAMWU) will be returning to the South African Local Government Bargaining Council (SALGBC) on the 17th and 18th May 2018. This after the facilitator’s proposal was presented to parties at the forth and last round of negotiations of salary and wage negotiations in April this year.

The purpose of the meeting is to report back on the mandate which we have received from our members following a rigorous consultation process. All parties had greed in April that another meeting will be convened by the Bargaining Council for this purpose.

Members should rest assured that we have their interest at heart, we will keep them updated throughout the duration of the meeting.

Issued by SA Municipal Workers’ Union (Samwu) Secretariat