The Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration (CCMA) is a Disputes Resolution body established in terms of the Labour Relations Act, 66 of 1995 (LRA). It is an independent body, meaning it does not belong to and is not controlled by any political party, trade union or business.

Department of Labour
The Department of Labour publishes legislation that regulates labour practices and activities. It plays a significant role in reducing unemployment, poverty and inequality through a set of policies and programmes developed in consultation with social partners.

Department of Trade and Industry (DTI)
The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) encourages structural transformation in order to create a dynamic industrial and globally competitive economy. It achieves this through the creation of an environment that is conducive to investment, trade and enterprise development which thereby broadens participation in the economy and ultimately strengthens economic development.

Department of Transport
The Department of Transport leads the development of integrated efficient transport systems by creating a framework of sustainable policies, regulations and implementable models to support government strategies for economic, social and international development.

Department of Health
The Department of Health works in partnership with other stakeholders to improve the quality of care of all levels of the health system, especially preventive and promotive health, and to improve the overall efficiency of the health care delivery system.

Transport Education and Training Authority (TETA)
The Transport Education and Training Authority (TETA) ensures that those employed in the transport sector have the relevant skills, education and training to adequately do the jobs offered and required within the transport sector of the South African economy.

Institute of Retirement Funds (IRF)
The Institute of Retirement Funds (IRF) is a non-political body which represents and promotes the interests of the retirement industry in Southern Africa, to the ultimate benefit of the members of retirement funds.

Principle Officers Association
The Principal Officers Association (POA) is a non-profit organisation which aims to promote the common interest of Principal Officers of retirement funds.

Provident Fund Sanlam
The Council’s retirement benefits front office area is administered by Sanlam Employee Benefits.