THE INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS COURT OF MALAWI
NO. IRC 412 OF 2002
BLANTYRE PRINTING & PUBLISHING
CORAM: R. ZIBELU BANDA CHAIRPERSON
of Counsel for the Respondent
hearing the Applicant and Upon hearing Counsel for the Respondent,
the court finds that the action is statute barred. There
is no valid
reason for failure to lodge the complaint within the stipulated time
for severance allowance must be lodged within 90 days of the date
that the severance allowance became due. Thereafter if the
unresolved, it must be retuned to the Industrial Relations Court for
adjudication. In this claim the severance allowance
was due in 1996.
The Applicant only took out the claim with the court in 2002. The
delay was too in coordinate and in excusable.
is dismissed on ground that it is statute barred.
day of August 2007 at BLANTYRE.