uFiling is a FREE online service that allows you to securely submit your UIF declarations and pay your monthly contributions. It harnesses the power of the Internet allowing Domestics, Commercial Employers and Practitioners to complete and submit monthly UIF declarations and to securely pay UIF contributions.

Key Features
  • No Limitation on how many number of employees to be uploaded for both SA Citizen & Foreign National Employees
  • Bulk Upload Spreadsheet has been split for SA Citizen & Foreign National Employees
  • Address Field verification has been dropped
  • Status Dashboard for easier reference on uploading status
  • File Download Option to view Errors and Warning Messages
Key Information
  • The example files provide the example and rules required to upload your bulk file
  • Ensure you use the "BULK UPLOAD" to upload your employee's information and not the example file
  • The UIF contribution must be 2% of the remuneration subject to UIF
  • If the remuneration subject to UIF is greater than R 17 712 .00 the contribution must be R354.24
  • If the user is a non-contributor, the UIF Contribution value must be R0.00
Note: Please refer to the bulk upload user guide for more information. Link to be provided below
For uFiling User Guide click here
For the most up to date list of South African Postal Codes click here
For the full list of country codes to be entered as the country of issue instead of entering the country by name click here

Why uFiling?

  • uFiling allows employees to apply for UIF benefits online.
  • Kiosks are available at the labour center for users with no internet access to apply for benefits.
  • uFiling is a secure and easy to use system, allowing employers to update individual employee salary details.
  • It enables a streamlined UIF declaration returns process and automatically calculates the UIF contributions associated with your monthly return.
  • uFiling integrates securely with the UIF systems when issued declarations are submitted and contribution payments are made.
  • Leveraging the flexibility of the Internet, uFiling enables employers 24/7 access to UIF declaration information from anywhere in the world, provided you have an internet connection.
  • With regular updates and automated e-mail notifications from uFiling, you are now able to use uFiling to assist in ensuring that you as an employer will remain compliant with the latest UIF legislative requirements. Hence, eliminating the stress and hassles that compliance usually brings about.
  • uFiling conveniently brings all these secure services to you as an employer via the Internet.

Key Features


As a User, you have 24/7 online access to uFiling.

 Easy of Use

uFiling is user-friendly and easy to use.

 Free Use

Using uFiling is absolutely FREE. The only requirement to activate your uFiling account as an employer is a valid UIF reference, as an employee your 13 digit barcoded ID.