CAPES aligns its operations with global best practice. In this regard, CAPES fully supports the ratification of International Labour Organisation (ILO) C181 – Private Employment Agencies Convention, 1997 (No. 181) in South Africa.

The convention sets out the standards by which private employment services should operate and be effectively regulated. To access the convention click here

Public-Private Partnership

In support of ILO regulation R188 – Private Employment Agencies Recommendation, 1997 (No. 188) CAPES believes in collaboration and cooperation, fulfilling the and has an active bilateral relationship with colleagues from the Public Employment Services. During our regular engagements, the bilateral team seeks to find ways in which to drive higher levels of professionalism in the industry, to protect work seekers and to identify opportunities to promote access to employment.