*SCOPE OF APPLICATION OF AGREEMENT
1) This agreement applies to all employers and all employees who are engaged in the Private Security Sector, as defined hereunder, in the Republic of South Africa.
(2) The Private Security Sector in the Republic of South Africa is defined as follows:
(a) “Private Security Sector” or “sector” means the sector in which the employers and employees are associated for the purposes of guarding or protecting fixed property, premises, goods, persons or employees, including monitoring and responding to alarms at premises which are guarded by persons or by electronic means, but excluding the assets-in-transit to the extent that it falls under the registered scope of the National Bargaining Council for the Road Freight and Logistics Industry and included car guards, employees employed on non-standard service arrangements including fixed-term employement agreements and disguised employment relationship such as self-employed security officers, who are deemed to be employees.
(b) Notwithstanding the provisions of sub clause 2 (a) this agreement shall apply to employees for whom wages are prescribed in this agreement and to employers of such employees; and
(c) Other categories of employees, including car guards and other employees employed on non-standard service arrangements including fixed-term contract agreements and disguised employment relationship such as self-employed security officers, who are deemed to be employees.