PRASA WAGE NEGOTIATIONS: 2017/2018 – STRIKE ACTION LOOMING
The United National Transport Union (UNTU) hereby call on all UNTU Trade Union Representatives (TURS) in terms of UNTU’S Constitution to obtain a mandate from UNTU members at their respective workplaces.
The final wage offer from the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa) is a 6% salary increase with effect from 1 April 2017.
UNTU’s mandate from its membership is a 10% salary increase and:
- a R700 medical allowance,
- a R50 risk allowance,
- an increase to R10 on the night shift allowance
- an increase to R120 on the standby allowance per shift.
- an increase to R50.00 on the “Book-off Allowance” per shift.
It is very important that the Trade Union Representatives arrange meetings with their members, where after the Branch must arrange a special meeting with their Trade Union Representatives to consolidate the mandate and thereafter forward the mandate of the Branch to UNTU Head Office viz: e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org or fax 011 728 8258 before 16h00, Monday 24 April 2017.
Attached herewith please find WAGE NEG P.009.1 A Mandate to be completed.
For any further information or clarity, please contact Head Office on 011 728 0120 or the following Full Time Trade Union Representatives: –
Mr Brian Davids 082 043 0515
Mr Rodney Blom 082 893 1224
Mr CL Botha 063 687 4002
Mr Pieter Greyling 076 084 7131
Mr Neels Haasbroek 082 904 2215
o. b. o SA Harris