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Kwanalu: COVID-19 Update: 28/03/20

This post is for the use of Kwanalu Members only.


  1. Temporary Employer/Employee Relief Scheme (TERS)
  2. Designated Essential Services_CCMA
  3. Q&A for Business operations during the lockdown
  4. Measures in the Public Transport Services


  1. Temporary Employer/Employee Relief Scheme (TERS)

Easy-Aid Guide For Clients To Access Ui Funding Through Covid19:

The Unemployment Insurance Fund will assist affected workers through existing benefits including Illness, Reduced Work Time, Unemployment and Temporary Employer/Employee Relief Scheme (TERS) benefits.  The Unemployment Insurance Commissioner, after consultation with Unemployment Insurance Executive, has also developed a Corona Virus Temporary Employer-Employee Relief Scheme (COVID19TERS) to contribute to the containment of the Corona Virus and its impact.
Employer/s that have to enforce lockdown as regulated and who might require financial assistance from the UIF should access information regarding available funding through a dedicated mailbox: covid19ters@labour.gov.za.



2.Designated Essential Services_CCMA

Please find a listing of designated essential services.

Click here:Designated Essential Services_CCMA


3.Q & A For Business Operations During The Lock Down

This Q&A constitutes expectations as to how the business lockdown will take effect. It is not an official document but intended to bring some clarity to businesses at the current point in time. Sacrifices will need to be made in the broader interests of the country and its people. _BUSA

Click here:Q A on Lockdown for Business (26 March) docx


4.Measures in the Public Transport Services

Measures In The Public Transport Services Directions Issued In Terms Of Regulation 10(8) Of The Regulations Made In Under Section 27(2) Of The Disaster Management Act, 2002 (Act No. 57 Of 2002): Measures To Prevent And Combat The Spread Of Covid -19 In The Public Transport Services.

Click here:Regulations 412_public transport services 260320

Just a reminder to all members:

Please ensure that you and fellow members follow the regulations pertaining to essential services, permits etc.  The regulations and self-regulation permits could be amended at any time.

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