Notes to the consolidated annual financial statements | Note 20

  Rm Employee
benefits
provisions
Other
provisions
Total  
20. Provisions        
   31 March 2016  60  196  256    
      Provision created  36  364  400    
      Provision utilised  (52) (62) (114)   
      Unwinding of interest  –    
   31 March 2017  44  504  548    
      Provision created  21  63  84    
      Provision utilised  (18) (91) (109)   
      Unwinding of interest  –  26  26    
   31 March 2018  47  502  549    

  Rm 2018   2017  
  Timing        
  Non-current 388   360  
  Current 161   188  
    549   548  
20.1 Employee benefits provisions
 

Other employee benefits provision

The provision is measured based on contractually agreed terms and increases as the employee renders the related service. The provision is utilised when eligible employees terminate their service as set out in the agreement.

Rm 2018   2017  
1 April  36    37   
   Current service cost     
   Total benefit payments  (9)   (3)  
31 March  29    36   
20.2 Other provisions
 

Other provisions include provisions for asset retirement obligations. In the course of the Group’s activities, a number of sites and other assets are utilised which are expected to have costs associated with exiting and ceasing their use. The associated cash outflows are generally expected to occur at the dates of exit of the assets to which they relate, which are long-term and short-term in nature.


Notes to the consolidated annual financial statements | Note 20