Which Allowances And Benefits Will Continue To Be Paid?


The following allowances will continue to be paid:

i. Allowances relating to special conditions and/or circumstances that arise from time to time which require some compensation. These allowances and benefits are known as CATEGORY 2 ALLOWANCES. Examples of these allowances and benefits are acting, inducement, height, overtime and tools allowances. These allowances will, however, be rationalized and standardized.

ii. Allowances and/or benefits that are related to staff welfare or job that enhance the wellbeing of the employee and his/her family. These allowances and benefits are known as CATEGORY 3 ALLOWANCES. Examples are medical, funeral grant, night subsistence and transfer. These allowances will also be standardized.

iii. Allowances and benefits associated with providing accommodation and/or a standard of living for particular positions. These allowances are known as CATEGORY 4 ALLOWANCES. They include benefits/allowance relating to Housing, Utilities (electricity, water, and telephone), Domestics and Vehicles. These allowances and benefits will eventually be monetized.


Mapping and Migration

Mapping is the process of placing individual jobholders in an institution on the Single Spine Grade Structure based on established guidelines

Notes on the Single Spine

The Fair Wages and Salaries Commission and labour unions, associations, institutions :