For more articles, go to www.BusinessInsider.co.za. Movement of persons Mandatory protocols when in a public place Funerals Evictions Briefing by Ministers serving in the National Coronavirus Command Council. While the President urged the public to exercise extreme caution, restrictions on family and social visits are also lifted. (2) The National House of Traditional Leaders and provincial houses of traditional leaders must take steps to ensure that traditional leaders are aware of the content of this regulation. To date, 11 667 people have succumbed to COVID-19 related illnesses. "It's the earliest sign of the re-emergence." Staff Writer 19 June 2020. Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Tumblr Pinterest WhatsApp Telegram Share via Email Print. (2) A competent court may suspend or stay any order for eviction or demolition contemplated in subregulation (1) until after the lapse or termination of the national state of disaster unless the court is of the opinion that it is not just or equitable to suspend or stay the order having regard, in addition to any other relevant consideration, to-(a) the need, in the public interest for all persons to have access to a place of residence and basic services to protect their health and the health of others and to avoid unnecessary movement and gathering with other persons;(b) any restrictions on movement or other relevant restrictions in place at the relevant time in terms of these regulations;(c) the impact of the disaster on the parties;(d) the prejudice to any party of a delay in executing the order and whether such prejudice outweighs the prejudice of the person who will be subject to the order;(e) whether any affected person has been prejudiced in his or her ability to access legal services as a result of the disaster;(f) whether affected persons will have immediate access to an alternative place of residence and basic services;(g) whether adequate measures are in place to protect the health of any person in the process of a relocation;(h) whether any occupier is causing harm to others or there is a threat to life; and(i) whether the party applying for such an order has taken reasonable steps in good faith, to make alternative arrangements with all affected persons, including, but not limited to, payment arrangements that would preclude the need for any relocation during the national state of disaster. “It is now clear that had we not acted as swiftly and decisively as we did – and had we not taken the threat as seriously as we did – far more lives would have been lost,” he said. 1) During the national state of disaster all borders of the Republic must be closed, except for ports of entry designated by the Cabinet member responsible for home affairs, for-. LOCKDOWN RUN LEVEL 2 Run a 5km, 10km, 21.1km, Marathon or Ultra Marathon during Level 2 of the National lockdown in South Africa. Physical distancing and restrictions on leisure and social activities to prevent a resurgence of the virus. In taking the decision, President Ramaphosa said Cabinet was heeding the advice of health experts. Sustained and intensive community transmission is occurring. This comes after the arrest of a 38-year-old man for alleged reckless and negligent driving, failure to obey a lawful instruction from a traffic officer and driving under the influence of liquor on Wednesday. (3) An enforcement officer must, where a gathering in contravention of the regulations takes place-, (a) order the persons at the gathering to disperse immediately; and. Alert level 2 was in place from 18 August 2020 to 20 September. “Economic activity will be allowed with the necessary and appropriate stringent health protocols and safety precautions in place,” he said. (3) Where the protections afforded by any Unfair Practice Regulations in force in any province are greater than those provided in this Regulation, the provisions of the provincial Unfair Practice Regulations shall apply. In an effort to improve basic precautions and alleviate stress on the public health system, government will soon announce a powerful new tool to support digital contact tracing efforts. “There is much work still to be done,” he said. (b) if the persons refuse to disperse, take appropriate action, which may, subject to the Criminal Procedure Act, 1977 (Act No. 57. President Ramaphosa Address At 8pm. 56. A total of 844 people lost their lives to COVID-19, pushing the death toll 31 368. 61. Passenger ships for international leisure purposes.4. 54. (a) a faith-based institution, which is limited to 50 persons or less, depending on the size of the place of worship: Provided that all health protocols and social distancing measures are being adhered to as provided for in directions issued by the relevant Cabinet member responsible for cooperative governance and traditional affairs; (d) conferences and meetings which are-(i) subject to a limitation of 50 persons, excluding those who participate through electronic platforms; and(ii) restricted to business purposes; (e) cinemas, subject to-(i) a limitation of 50 persons or less per cinema; and(ii) the sale of tickets through a booking system; (f) theatres, concerts and live performances, subject to a limitation of 50 persons or less, strict adherence to all health protocols and social distancing measures, as provided for in directions that must be issued by the relevant Cabinet member after consultation with the Cabinet member responsible for health; (g) casinos, subject to a restriction on the number of persons allowed in the casino to not more than 50 percent of the available floor space, with patrons observing a distance of least one and a half metres from each other: Provided that this percentage may be increased as provided for in directions issued by the relevant Cabinet member; (h) all auctions, subject to strict adherence to all health protocols and social distancing measures and directions issued by the relevant Cabinet member, in consultation with the Cabinet member responsible for health; (i) sporting activities, including professional and non-professional matches, authorised by recognised sporting bodies, subject to the following:(i) Directions for sports matches issued by the Cabinet member responsible for sport, after consultation with the Cabinet member responsible for health;(ii) only journalists, radio, television crew, security personnel, emergency medical services, and the necessary employees employed by the owners of the venue of the sport match, are allowed at the venue of the sport match;(iii) only the required number of players, match officials, support staff and medical crew required for the sport match, are allowed at the venue of the sport match;(iv) no spectators are allowed at the venue of the sports match;(v) no international sport events are allowed; (j) weddings, subject to a limitation of 50 persons, and directions issued by the relevant Cabinet member; (k) a social event at a place of residence, subject to a limitation of 10 visitors or less; (l) concerts and entertainment events, subject to a limitation of 50 persons, and directions issued by the relevant Cabinet member; (m) events at function venues, subject to a limitation of 50 persons, and directions issued by the relevant Cabinet member; (n) the following places which are open to the public, subject to all persons wearing face masks and strict adherence to all health protocols and social distancing measures as provided for in the directions issued by the relevant Cabinet member, after consultation with the Cabinet member responsible for health:(i) Fitness centres and gyms, further subject to a limitation of 50 persons or less;(ii) sports grounds and fields;(iii) swimming pools, further subject to a limitation of 50 persons or less;(iv) beaches and public parks;(v) museums, galleries, libraries and archives;(vi) personal care services, including hairdressing, beauty treatments, make-up and nails salons and piercing and tattoo parlours;(vii) restaurants;(viii) bars, taverns, shebeens, and similar establishments, further subject to a limitation of 50 persons or less; and(ix) all accommodation establishments and tour operators, subject to a restriction on the number of persons allowed in such establishments to not more than 50 percent of the available floor space, with patrons observing a distance of least one and a half metres from each other: Provided that this percentage may be increased as provided for in the directions issued by the relevant Cabinet member. (2) Businesses with more than 100 employees, working together in a group in the same floor space, must where possible, make provision for minimising the number of employees at the workplace at any given time, through rotation, staggered working hours, shift systems, remote working arrangements or similar measures, in order to achieve social distancing and to limit congestion in public transport and at the workplace. During this period, the recovery rate rose to 80% from 48% from when the President addressed the nation in July. Date: From 18 August 2020 to 20 September 2020 Can be done anywhere at any time during Lockdown Level 2 (6) Construction, manufacturing, business and financial services firms with more than 500 employees must adhere to the appropriate sector or workplace arrangements or compacts to address the following-(a) provide, or arrange transport to their employees coming to site, or, where this is not possible, consider staggered working time arrangements to reduce congestion in public transport;(b) stagger the return to work of employees to ensure workplace readiness and avoid traffic congestion during peak travel times as a result of the return to work;(c) screen employees daily for symptoms of COVID-19 and refer the employees who display symptoms for medical examination and testing where necessary; and(d) submit data collected during the screening and testing process to the Director-General: Health. 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