24/7 National Hotline: 086 016 3272 info@neasa.co.za

… navigating through the COVID-19 lockdown predicament …



Dear employer

The President, last night, reduced the Covid-19 Alert Level to an adjusted Alert Level 3.

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

gatherings are permitted, subject to a maximum of 50 people indoors and 100 people outdoors or 50% of capacity for smaller venues;
all interprovincial borders have been opened;

  • funerals may only be attended by a maximum of 50 people and night vigils are not permitted;
  • public recreational spaces such as parks, dams and beaches will remain open, subject to the rules of mask-wearing and social distancing;
  • business premises must determine the maximum number of employees permitted on the premises to accommodate a 1.5-meter distance between employees;
  • curfew has been amended to between 22:00 and 04:00;
  • sale of alcohol on-site is permitted until 20:00 subject to licensing requirements;
  • off-site sale of alcohol is permitted from 10:00 to 18:00, from Monday to Thursday;
  • non-essential businesses including, restaurants and gyms, must close by 21:00;
  • restaurants sit-down service is permitted to a maximum of 50 people indoors and 100 people outdoors or 50% capacity for smaller venues; and
  • every person is compelled to wear a mask in a public space. It is a criminal offence, punishable by a fine or imprisonment, not to do so.

We will keep members abreast of further developments.

For more information:
NEASA Media Department

%d bloggers like this: