Type of Intervention: Wage and income support
Sectors Involved: Business support
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Overview: The Government of South Africa advised businesses that where an employee must self-quarantine for 14 days, the employee will be entitled to special leave.
Both employer and employee must provide written confirmation that the special leave was agreed to.
Full details here: https://www.gov.za/speeches/companies-facing-distress-17-mar-2020-0000