Adv L H Marx (DA) to ask the Minister of Correctional Services:
Whether the annual salary on which the National Commissioner of Correctional Services has been appointed is the salary that the Cabinet had agreed to; if not, what is the reason for the difference; if so, what are the relevant details?
The National Commissioner was appointed on the annual salary level of Director Generals, which he was already on whilst at Government Printing Works. A discussion between Minister of Correctional Services and National Commissioner took place and an agreement was reached on the salary level. Consultation with the Minister of Public Service and Administration occurred and feed-back was then provided to Cabinet.