ILO is a specialized agency of the United Nations
ILO-en-strap
Go to the home page
Site map | Contact us franšais | español
> GOVERNANCE - home > Employment protection legislation database - EPLex > Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso - Procedural requirements for individual dismissals


Procedural requirements for individual dismissals - Burkina Faso - 2019    

+ show references

Notification to the worker to be dismissed: written

Remarks:
  • Art. 65 LC

Notice period:
Remarks:
  • Art. 66 LC and 30 of the Inter-occupational Collective Agreement:
    The notice period varies according to the category of workers, as follows:
    * 1 month for workers paid on a monthly basis who are not executives, supervisors, technicians
    * 8 days for workers paid on a hourly or daily basis
    * 3 months for executives, supervisors, engineers, technicians and similar workers.
    • tenure ≥ 6 months
      • monthly paid workers - 1 month(s).
      • hourly, daily or weekly paid workers - 8 day(s).
      • first-line supervisors, technicians, engineers, executives - 3 month(s).
    • tenure ≥ 9 months
      • monthly paid workers - 1 month(s).
      • hourly, daily or weekly paid workers - 8 day(s).
      • first-line supervisors, technicians, engineers, executives - 3 month(s).
    • tenure ≥ 2 years
      • monthly paid workers - 1 month(s).
      • hourly, daily or weekly paid workers - 8 day(s).
      • first-line supervisors, technicians, engineers, executives - 3 month(s).
    • tenure ≥ 4 years
      • monthly paid workers - 1 month(s).
      • hourly, daily or weekly paid workers - 8 day(s).
      • first-line supervisors, technicians, engineers, executives - 3 month(s).
    • tenure ≥ 5 years
      • monthly paid workers - 1 month(s).
      • hourly, daily or weekly paid workers - 8 day(s).
      • first-line supervisors, technicians, engineers, executives - 3 month(s).
    • tenure ≥ 10 years
      • monthly paid workers - 1 month(s).
      • hourly, daily or weekly paid workers - 8 day(s).
      • first-line supervisors, technicians, engineers, executives - 3 month(s).
    • tenure ≥ 20 years
      • monthly paid workers - 1 month(s).
      • hourly, daily or weekly paid workers - 8 day(s).
      • first-line supervisors, technicians, engineers, executives - 3 month(s).

    Pay in lieu of notice: Yes

    Remarks:
    • Art. 68 LC

    Notification to the public administration: No

    Remarks:
    • Exept in the case of a dismissal of a workers' representative: Art. 314 LC.

    Notification to workers' representatives: No

    Approval by public administration or judicial bodies: No

    Remarks:
    • However, such approval is mandatory in the event of a dismissal of a workers' representative: art. 314 LC.

    Approval by workers' representatives: No