Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration(CCMA)

General information

Official name Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration
Address CCMA House / Private Bag X 94 / Marshalltown
City Johannesburg
Country South Africa
Telephone (+27) 11 377 6700
Fax (+27) 11 834 7386
Email /
The Commission for Conciliation Mediation and Arbitration (the CCMA) is a dispute resolution body established in terms of the Labour Relations Act, number 66 of 1995. It is an independent body. The CCMA does not belong to and is not controlled by any political party, trade union or business. It is not controlled by the state although the public funds it. It also may receive grants, donations and bequests. The Governing Body is the supreme policy making body of the CCMA. It is made up of 11 people, They are: three State representatives; three representatives of organised labour; three representatives from organised business; a chairperson; (all of whom are nominated by NEDLAC) and the Director of the CCMA (nominated by the Governing Body).

Last update : 2005-07-22