New UIF threshold effective 1 June 2021

Please take note of the changes to monthly UIF contributions and the UIF ceiling which came into effect as from 1 June 2021.

Employees will be required to contribute 1% of their remuneration to the UIF based on the new cap of R17 712 per month or R212 544 annually. The maximum contribution which will be deducted for employees who earn more than R17 712.00, will be R 177.12 per month.

Please find below the Government Gazette in this regard.