DISASTER MANAGEMENT ACT, 57 of 2002: AMENDMENT OF REGULATIONS ISSUED IN TERMS OF SECTION 27(2)

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DISASTER MANAGEMENT ACT, 57 of 2002: AMENDMENT OF REGULATIONS ISSUED IN TERMS OF SECTION 27(2)

Notice Title: Disaster Management Act, 57 of 2002 (“DMA”): Amendment of Regulations issued in terms of section 27(2)

Government Notice: GN 651 in GG 44895 on 25 July 2021

Commencing Date: 25 July 2021

The Minister of Cooperate Governance and Traditional Affairs (“the Minister”) published an amendment to the Regulations issued in terms of section 27(2) of the DMA published under GNR 480 of 29 April 2020 (“the Regulations”).

The amendments relate to, amongst others, the following:

  • The substitution of Chapter 4 for the application of adjusted Alert Level 3,
  • Opening and closure of schools, early childhood development centres and institutions of higher education
  • Gatherings
  • Places and premises closed to the public
  • Initiation practices
  • The prohibition of the sale, dispensing and transportation of liquor
  • Offences and penalties

For a copy of the Government Gazette Notice click here.

How to ensure compliance at my operations?

Employers must ensure that the necessary measures are implemented to ensure compliance with the Adjusted Level 3 requirements.

For more information or assistance please contact Gert van der Waal at gert@shangoni.co.za

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