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Metal and Engineering INDUSTRIES Bargaining Council

The Metal and Engineering Industries Bargaining Council (MEIBC) is a statutory body created under the Labour Relations Act (LRA) to provide for the co-regulation of stable and productive employment relations in the metal and engineering sector.

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Our Vision

To Sustain Collective Bargaining Through Administering And Ensuring Compliance with Industry Standards.

Our Values

Serving with Commitment, Fairness and Integrity

Our Mission Statements

To ensure stable and sound relationships between labour and business in our industry by serving all stakeholders with commitment, fairness and integrity

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MEIBC background and context

The council is an industry based forum of organised business and labour that regulates employment conditions and labour relations in the metal and engineering industry. It provides the necessary, administrative infrastructure and technical expertise to ensure effective collective bargaining, industry compliance, dispute resolution and social protection services. As at end of November, The Council represented approximately 10 624 firms and 306 747 employees in the industry.

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Signed Lift Agreement- 01-07-2019 to 30 06 2020

Latest Circulars

Council Levies Payable in Terms of the Dispute Resolution Agreement.  

Council Levies Payable in Terms of the Registration and Administration Expenses Collective Agreement (RAECA) (2024/01)