Supreme Court of Appeal

The Supreme Court of Appeal is inferior only to the Constitutional Court.

Labour Appeal Court

The Labour Appeal Court is the highest court of appeal for employment matters. Three judges usually decide appeals but it may also be a court of first and final instance in exceptional cases.

High Court

The High Court is precluded from deciding disputes that must be referred to the Labour Court.

Labour Court

The Labour Court decides all disputes relating to employment and industrial relations.

Equality Court

The Equality Court is a specialist court to decide issues of alleged discrimination.


The courts of South Africa that deliver judgments.