Public Health (Prohibition of Entry into Botswana) Order, 2020

Statutory Instrument 37 of 2020

IN RECOGNITION of the risk posed by the COVID-19 pandemic and in exercise of the powers conferred on the Minister of Health and Wellness by section 80 (1) (a) of the Public Health Act, the following Order is hereby made —

1. Citation

This Order may be cited as the Public Health (Prohibition of Entry into Botswana) Order, 2020.

2. Prohobition of entry into Botswana

Any person other than a citizen or a non-citizen resident in Botswana from the countries listed below or any other country that may be added by the World Health Organisation is restricted or prohibited to enter Botswana, at its borders or any specified part of Botswana until further notice —(a)Austria;(b)Australia;(c)Belgium;(d)Canada;(e)Chechnya;(f)China;(g)Denmark;(h)United Kingdom;(i)South Korea;(j)France;(k)Japan;(l)Iran;(m)United States of America;(n)Germany;(o)Italy;(p)Netherlands;(q)Norway;(r)Portugal;(s)Spain;(t)Sweden;(u)Switzerland; and(v)India.

3. Revocation of S.I. No. 31 of 2020

The Public Health (Prohibition of Entry into Botswana) Order, S.I. No. 31. of 2020 is hereby revoked.Dr. Lemogang Kwape,Minister of Health and Wellness.

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