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South Africa COVID-19 Regulations

Some municipal functions such as public transport, restaurant hours and liquor sales are impacted by the recent national COVID-19 regulations listed below.

For more information and resources on COVID-19, please visit sacoronavirus.co.za.

Title Published Updated
Air Traffic and Navigation Services Company Act, 1993
Ministerial Order: Air Traffic and Navigation Services 2020-03-18
Airports Company Act, 1993
Ministerial Order: Airport Company South Africa (ACSA) 2020-03-18
Civil Aviation Act, 2009
Ministerial Order: South African Civil Aviation Authority 2020-03-18
Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Act, 1993
Compensation for Occupationally-acquired COVID-19 2020-03-23
Competition Act, 1998
COVID-19 Block Exemption for the Banking Sector, 2020 2020-03-23
COVID-19 Block Exemption for the Healthcare Sector, 2020 2020-03-19
COVID-19 Block Exemption for the Retail Property Sector, 2020 2020-03-24
Competition Act: Regulations related to COVID-19 2020-03-19
Competition Tribunal Rules for Covid-19 excessive pricing complaint referrals 2020-04-03
Regulations relating to COVID-19 Block Exemption for the Hotel Industry, 2020 2020-03-27
Disaster Management Act, 2002
COGTA COVID-19 Disaster Response Directions, 2020 2020-03-25
Classification of a National Disaster 2020-03-15
Cross-Border Road Transport Special Dispensation (COVID-19 Restrictions on the movement of Cross-Border Road Transport Passengers) Directions, 2020 2020-03-26
Declaration of a National State of Disaster 2020-03-15
Directions to address, prevent and combat the spread of COVID-19 in all courts, court precincts and justice service points 2020-03-26
Directions to facilitate the availability and use of digital technologies to combat the spread of COVID-19 2020-03-26
Disaster Management Act, 2002: Notices 2020-03-30
Disaster Management Act: Regulations relating to COVID-19 2020-03-18 2020-03-26
National Ports Act (COVID-19 Restrictions on the Movement of Persons and Crew) Directions, 2020 2020-03-26
Preventative Measures in the Railway Operations (COVID-19 Control Measures on the Operations by Rail) Regulations, 2020 2020-03-26
Public Transport Services Directions, 2020 2020-03-26 2020-03-31
Temporary measures in respect of entry into or exit out of the Republic in order to prevent and combat the spread of the COVID-19 2020-03-26
Disaster Management Act: Regulations relating to COVID-19
Covid-19 Temporary Relief Scheme, 2020 2020-03-26
Department of Tourism: Directions to prevent and combat the spread of COVID-19 2020-04-02
Directions to address, prevent and combat the spread of COVID-19 in all courts, court precincts and justice service points 2020-03-31
Directions to prevent and combat the spread of COVID-19 2020-03-30
International Air Services (COVID-19 Restrictions on the movement of air travel) Directions, 2020 2020-03-26 2020-03-31
Ministry of Environment, Forestry and Fisheries: Directions to address, prevent and combat the spread of COVID-19 2020-03-31
Labour Relations Act, 1995
National Bargaining Council for the clothing manufacturing industry: extension to non-parties of the COVID-19 lockdown collective agreement 2020-03-26
Local Government: Municipal Finance Management Act
Exemption from Act and regulations 2020-03-30
Public Finance Management Act, 1999
Exemption from Act and regulations 2020-03-31
Superior Courts Act, 2013
Directives issued by the Chief Justice regarding COVID-19 2020-03-20

Repealed

Title Published Repealed
International Air Services (COVID-19 Restrictions on the movement of air travel) Regulations, 2020 2020-03-18 2020-03-26
National Ports Act (COVID-19 Restrictions on the movement of persons and crew) Regulations, 2020 2020-03-18 2020-03-26