ILO homeAbout the ILOHow the ILO worksDepartments and officesInclusive Labour Markets, Labour Relations and Working Conditions Branch (INWORK)What we doPublicationsMulti-employer collective bargaining in South Africa ... Conditions of Work and Employment Series No. 97 Multi-employer collective bargaining in South Africa In South Africa, collective bargaining operates at multiple levels. The main distinction to draw is between single-employer bargaining and multi-employer bargaining. Download: Multi-employer collective bargaining in South Africapdf - 0.5 MB Single-employer bargaining takes place at the branch, company or corporate levels, while multi-employer bargaining involves a number of employers who are usually represented by an employers’ organization.