PFA deluged by complaints about non-payment of withdrawal benefits

November 14, 2018

Yet again, 70% of complaints finalised by the Office of the Pension Funds Adjudicator (OPFA) during the last financial year concerned the non-payment of withdrawal benefits or dissatisfaction with the withdrawal benefit amount paid.

 

Unfortunately, most of these had to do with employers’ non-compliance with section 13A of the Act which requires the payment of contributions within a specific period of time, said Muvhango Lukhaimane