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Lockdown Level 1: What you need to know at a glance

16 September 2020 9:01 PM
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Alert Level 1

President Cyril Ramaphosa has announced that South Africa moves to Alert Level 1 at midnight on Sunday.

The president announced the much-anticipated relaxation of lockdown regulations on Wednesday evening (16 September 2020).

RELATED: Ramaphosa announces relaxed rules under Level 1, from Monday

While the country moves to Level 1 from midnight on Sunday 20 September, changes to international travel rules kick in on 1 October.

Here's the presidency's summary of changed rules under Level 1:


16 September 2020 9:01 PM
Tags:
COVID-19
lockdown rules
lockdown regulations
international travel
lockdown level 1
Alert Level 1

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