TERS benefit

UIF office where you can apply for UIF payments

Due to a shutdown period, the Unemployment Insurance Fund will soon pause the processing of payments until January 2022. 

UIF Bus service

Many workers lost income due to the Covid-19 enforced lockdowns. The South African government established the Temporary Employer/Employee Relief Scheme (TERS) to supplement the lost income of these workers.  

UIF sign

The Unemployment Insurance Fund (UIF) provides short-term financial relief to workers who have contributed to the fund. 

UIF Sign

People sometimes feel like it's time for a change in their life. Oftentimes people act on these feelings and make changes in their life.

UIF bus service

The Temporary Employer/Employee Relief (TERS) scheme was established in 2020 to provide short-term financial support to employees who lost income during the pandemic.

People waiting outside a UIF mobile unit

The Covid-19 Temporary Employer/Employee Relief Scheme (TERS) was introduced to help support workers who lost income as a result of the Covid-19 lockdowns.

UIF bus

Since the inception of the Temporary Employer/Employee Financial Scheme (TERS) at the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic, the Unemployment Insurance Fund (UIF) has distributed more than R63 billion. 

signs related to fraud

 The Unemployment Insurance Fund (UIF) is concerned about the number of fraudulent activities relating to the Temporary Employer / Employee Relief Scheme (TERS) applications.

UIF bus service

The Unemployment Insurance Fund (UIF) has thanked employers for rectifying mistakes made in their application for the Temporary Employer / Employee Relief Scheme (TERS).

TERS is for workers who lost income due to Covid-19 lockdowns

 The Unemployment Insurance Fund (UIF) offers a number of different benefits for people who have become unemployed or have not been able to work for a number of reasons.



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