13 April 2020 – Suspended evictions during national lockdown

This item is sourced from COVID-19 Policy Watch co-ordinated by Policy. We are in the process of gathering further information and aligning taxonomies for these items.

Type of Intervention: Housing
Sectors Involved:
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency:

Overview: The Government of South Africa directed that evictions be suspended during the national lockdown.
Full details here: https://www.gov.za/speeches/minister-sisulu-calls-municipalities-suspend-cutting-water-residents-repeats-call