Department of Transport: Declaration of Essential Services for purposes of COVID-19 (Government Notice 453-C of 2020)

Government Gazette no. 43211
This is the latest version of this legislation commenced on 07 Apr 2020.

South Africa

Disaster Management Act, 2002

Department of Transport: Declaration of Essential Services for purposes of COVID-19

Government Notice 453-C of 2020

  • Published in Government Gazette no. 43211 on 7 April 2020

  • Assented to on 2 April 2020
  • Commenced on 7 April 2020

  • [This is the version of this document from 7 April 2020.]


I, Fikile Mbalula, MP, Minister of Transport, hereby in terms of regulation 10(7)(a) read with regulations 11A (item B.7 of Annexure B) of the Regulations issued in terms of the Disaster Management Act, 2002 (Act No. 57 of 2002) hereby issue the directions set out here under:

1)For the purposes of this directions, the following services are declared as critical jobs for essential services:(a)Employees responsible for issuing permits for vehicles carrying an abnormal load.This Notice shall become effective from the date of publication in the Government Gazette.Mr F.A. Mbalula, MPMinister of Transport