Road Transport (Permits) (Suspension of Permits) Regulations, 2020
Statutory Instrument 45 of 2020
IN RECOGNITION of the risk posed by COVID-19 pandemic and in exercise of the powers conferred on the Minister by section 28 as read with section 11 (5) of the Road Transport (Permits) Act, the following Regulations are hereby made —
1. Citation and commencement
These Regulations may be cited as the Road Transport (Permits) (Suspension of Permits) Regulations, 2020 and shall come into operation on 27 March, 2020.
2. Suspension of permits
(1)The Minister hereby suspends a permit issued in terms of section 6(1)(e) of the Act.(2)The suspension of a permit under subregulation (1) —(a)is in response to the public health emergency caused by the COVID-19 pandemic;(b)is to ensure that members of the public are not exposed to the pandemic; and(c)shall be effective until further notice by the Minister.Thulagano M. Segokgo,Minister of Transport and Communications.