Do you know how to treat public holidays?
Here is what the South African Department of Labor says:
Basic Guide to Working on Public holidays (Wholesale and Retail)
by admin — last modified 2014-04-01 16:00
Workers must get paid time off for public holidays, but if they agree to work, they must be paid double their normal wage.
Sectoral Determination 9 applies to all employers and workers in the wholesale and retail sector, including those associated with-
The determination does not apply to workers who are covered by-
another sectoral determination, or
a bargaining council agreement.
The Basic Conditions of Employment Act applies in respect of any matter not covered by this sectoral determination.