The government of Mozambique recently approved a minimum salary increase for workers in various sectors – ranging from 3.6% to 12.5%. This increase took effect on April 1, 2016.

Employers must ensure their employees are paid the minimum monthly wage. If they haven’t met the requirements, the difference must be backdated to April 1, and paid.

Visit for an updated list of minimum wage rates.

Disclaimer: The above information is provided for general information purposes only and should not be construed as legal advice. If you have any further inquiries regarding the applicability of this information, please contact the Regional Immigration Manager, EMEA, Vladimir Dziak: