Employers can fix the wage period for employees as daily, weekly, fortnightly or monthly (no wage period can be more than a month).
|Employees engaged on:||When the wages are paid((Section 17, Code on Wages, 2019.)):|
|Daily basis||At the end of the shift|
|Weekly basis||Last working day of the week|
|Fortnightly (14 days) basis||Before the end of the second day after the end of the fortnight|
|Monthly basis||Before the end of the seventh day of the following month|
If an employee is removed, retrenched, or has resigned from service, or became unemployed, the employer will pay their wages within two working days.0