RIO is a registered BEE Level 2 Contributor


RIO’s operations are based in South Africa. We provide a top of the range payroll outsourcing services for the following countries (Full Legislative Compliance):

South Africa

Who is Rio Labour Solutions:

Rio Labour solutions was established in 1977 making us one of the oldest and most trusted names in temporary and permanent employment solutions in South Africa.

Over 5 decades of experience have shaped our commitment to delivering effective services across diverse industries. Our dedication, unwavering commitment, and pursuit of stable, long – term relationships with both clients and employees have been the cornerstone of our success.

Today, we are excited to share a significant expansion of our offerings. While our roots are deeply embedded in the realms of temporary and permanent employment, we recognize the evolving needs of our clients. To address these demands comprehensively, we are venturing into the expansive fields of Human Resources and related services.

Our Foundation in Payroll and Placements remains solid, and we are proud to introduce a suite of new services, ensuring that our client receive end-to-end workforce management solutions.

To spearhead the initiative, we have assembled a team of seasoned professionals in HR Matters. Their wealth of experience guarantees that our clients will benefit from unparalleled guidance and support in navigating the complexities of Human Resources.

Benefits of using RIO

Reduced Costs

Costs of admin staff, IT and consumables for payroll becomes less.

SARS Compatible

We utilize a reliable payroll system that is totally compatible with SARS in terms of audits and reports.

Hassle Free

This process saves time and helps staff to concentrate on the core business by allowing RIO to do their payroll.

Data Security

No risk of sensitive payroll data being leaked within your organization.

Annual SARS Recon

The system we utilize allows for easy Reconciliation of all records for year-end submittal to SARS.


Our focus is payroll and we continually update our system to meet the requirements of our clients and SARS.

Third Party Payments

We maintain, and if required, all third-party payments to medical, provident, and pension funds.


Rest assure that your payroll complies to the latest statutory requirements.

Customize Reports

Rio customizes reports to suite our clients,

Peace of Mind

RIO provides reliable cost-effective services irrespective of the complexity of your requirements. We ensure you get what you need and want.