8. Mode of recovery of moneys due from employers.

1[any amount due -

(a) from the employer in relation to 2[an establishment] to which any 3[Scheme or the Insurance Scheme] applies in respect of any contribution payable to 4[the Fund or, as the case may be, the Insurance Fund], damages recoverable under section 14B, accumulations required to be transferred under sub-section 2  of section 15 5[or under sub-section 5 of section 17] or any charges payable by him under any other provision of this Act or of any provision of the 3[Scheme or the Insurance Scheme]; or

(b) from the employer in relation to an exempted 6[establishment] in respect of any damages recoverable under section 14B or any charges payable by him the appropriate Government under any provision of this Act or under any of the conditions specified 7[under section 17 or in respect of the contribution payable by him towards the 8[Pension] Scheme under the said section 17],

may, if the amount is in arrear, 9[be recovered 10[in the manner specified in section 8B to 8G.]]





1.   Substituted by Act 37 of 1953, s. 6, for section 8.

2.   Substituted by Act 94 of 1956, s. 3, for “a factory”.

3.   Substituted by Act 99 of 1976, s. 24, for “Scheme” (w.e.f. 1-8-1976).

4.   Substituted by s. 24, ibid., for “the Fund” (w.e.f. 1-8-1976).

5.   Inserted by Act 28 of 1963, s. 7 (w.e.f. 30-11-1963).

6.   Substituted by Act 94 of 1956, s. 3, for “factory”.

7.   Substituted by Act 16 of 1971, s. 21, for “under section 17” (w.e.f. 23-4-1971).

8.   Substituted by Act 25 of 1996, s. 4, for “Family Pension” (w.e.f. 16-11-1995).

9.  Substituted by Act 40 of 1973, s. 2, for certain words (w.e.f. 1-11-1973).

10.  Substituted by Act 33 of 1988, s. 12, for certain words (w.e.f. 1-7-1990).