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FAQs on Health Regulations Amendment, 2022

Please note that the document is intended to serve as a Guideline only, and FOR SA cannot be held legally liable for reliance thereon. It remains the responsibility of every church or religious organisation to familiarise themselves with the Health Regulations...

Draft Health Regulation: Submission ends but concerns remain

The deadline for submitting comments on the Draft Health Regulations ended at midnight on Sunday 24 April, but grave concerns about their application and future implementation remain.  The DearSA online platform alone registered over 283,000 individual...

DRAFT HEALTH REGULATIONS – Template Submissions – UPDATED

The National Health Act’s Draft Regulations are open for comment only until Sunday, 24 April 2022. See this video, or this Alert, setting out FOR SA's concerns about the Regulations. As an individual, you can either go to DearSA to comment on the Regulations, or...

PRESS RELEASE: DRAFT HEALTH REGULATIONS FACE MAJOR CHALLENGES

PRESS RELEASE 22 April 2022 For immediate distribution DRAFT HEALTH REGULATIONS FACE MAJOR CHALLENGES – WHERE TO FROM HERE FOR GOVERNMENT? The Minister of Health made an unexpected appearance before the Parliamentary Portfolio Committee for Health on Thursday, 14...

Religious gatherings allowed on school premises again

SCHOOLS ALLOWED TO LEASE FACILITIES FOR RELIGIOUS GATHERINGS Good news for many churches! Public schools are again allowed to rent out their facilities for religious gatherings.  FOR SA has written frequently to the Department of Basic Education to challenge...