COVID-19: Amended Regulations Announced: Adjusted Alert Level One

The President, last night, reduced the Covid-19 Alert Level to an adjusted Alert Level One.

The President has indicated that the following amended regulations remain applicable:- 

  • gatherings are permitted, subject to a maximum of 1 000 people indoors and 2 000 people outdoors where proof of vaccination or a negative Covid test, not older than 72 hours, are not requirements for entry;
  • indoor and outdoor gatherings at venues where proof of vaccination or a negative Covid test, not older than 72 hours, is an entry requirement, are limited to 50% of capacity;
  • funerals may only be attended by a maximum of 200 people and night vigils are not permitted;
  • business premises must determine the maximum number of employees permitted on the premises to accommodate a 1 meter distance between employees or customers;
  • masks are only required to be worn in indoor public spaces; and
  • all travelers entering South Africa will be required to produce proof of vaccination or a negative PCR test not older than 72 hours.

We will keep members abreast of developments in this regard.