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Alert level 4 restrictions will affect Langeberg Municipal services as follows: (As per the Gazetted regulations published at https://www.gov.za/covid-19/resources/regulations-and-guidelines-coronavirus-covid-19)

Movement between province & districts: No restrictions on travelling in or through the Langeberg Municipal or Cape Winelands District area.

Community halls are closed for public gatherings: This also applies to the use for funerals. The halls may only be utelised by the Department of Health for vaccinations, chronic medication distribution and blood donation services.

Attendance of funerals and cremations are allowed as follows:

  • 20. (1) Attendance of a funeral and cremation is limited to 50 persons or less and if the venue is too small to hold the prescribed number of persons observing a distance of at least one and a half metres from each other, then not more than 50 percent of the capacity of the venue may be used, subject to strict adherence to all health protocols and all persons maintaining a distance of one and a half metres from each other.

    (2) Night vigils are not allowed.

    (3) After-funeral and cremation gatherings, including “after-tears” gatherings, are not allowed.

    (4) During a funeral and cremation, a person must wear a face mask and adhere to all health protocols and social distancing measures.

    (5) The duration of a funeral or cremation service is restricted to a maximum of two hours.

Community gatherings are prohibited.

3) All social gatherings, including faith-based gatherings are prohibited until 11 July 2021, after which this provision will be reviewed.

Council, ward committee and public participation meetings are prohibited.

(4) Gatherings at political events and traditional council meetings are prohibited until 11 July 2021, after which this provision will be reviewed.

Libraries are closed for all services except for assistance to register for vaccination.

(8) Gatherings at museums, galleries, archives and libraries are prohibited until 11 July 2021, after which this provision will be reviewed.

Sport Facilities remain open for excercises only - no game matches will be allowed.

 

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