South Africa will move to COVID-19  Adjusted Level 2 lockdown on Monday, 13 September 2021.


Video: President Ramaphosa moves SA from Alert Level 3 to Level 2 COVID-19 lockdown

The country has been on adjusted lockdown level 3.

President Cyril Ramaphosa addressed the nation on Sunday evening on the country’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Some restrictions remain with others changed:

  • Curfew is from 11pm to 4am
  • Alcohol sales from retail outlets restricted to Monday-Friday, 10am – 6pm
  • Alcohol consumption is not permitted in public spaces remains banned
  • Gatherings are limited to 250 people indoors and 500 outdoors
  • Funerals: maximum 50 people, no night vigil or after tears gatherings
  • Mandatory wearing of masks in public spaces remain


Video: President Cyril Ramaphosa national address on the COVID-19 response