Covid-19 information for Plett

 

PLETT CORONA VIRUS COVID-19 INFORMATION

 

This Plett Corona Virus web page is the COVID-19 information hub for Plett with up-to-date, verified Corona virus information for Plettenberg Bay.

Updated: 12 January 2022

COVID-19 Dashboard

Updated: 12 January 2022

The figures published here are verified by official national, provincial and local authorities.

SOUTH AFRICA

Total cases: 3,534,131
Recovered:
3,298,672
Deaths: 92,649

Dated 12 Jan 2022

WESTERN CAPE

Total cases: 629,480
Recovered: 579,763
Deaths: 20,971

Dated 12 Jan 2022

BITOU

Total cases: 5,434
Recovered: 5,088
Deaths: 140
Active cases: 206

Dated 12 Jan 2022

COVID Testing

Testing (both PCR and Antigen tests) are currently conducted at the Kwanokuthula Clinic, the Plett Community Clinic and Pathcare (by appointment).

Emergency Hotline: 0800 029 999

WhatsApp Support Line: 0600 123 456

Other important numbers:

We are currently in Lockdown Level 1.

Please follow the relevant guidelines and stay safe.

Other news regarding regulations

Travel FAQs (09 Dec 2021)

New rules for travel, weddings, and accommodation in South Africa

Legal Interpretation – Tourism Experiences

Judgement from De Beer on the risk level regulations

Cabinet to study judgement on alert level 4

Statement on the Virtual Cabinet Meeting held on Thursday, 4 June 2020 (State of Disaster extended till 15 July 2020)

A list of all gazettes published to date (6th June 2020)

Level 3 Risk Level Guidelines

Tourism for leisure should be allowed under Alert Level 3

Event Safety Guidelines

Hair, beauty salons and tattoo studios

Tourism Activities under Alert Level 2

Safety Travelling under Alert Level 1

Alert Level 1 Talking Points

SafeTravels.CapeTown website launched to assist tourists visiting the WC

Travel Protocols

These sites are updated regularly with new details on the International Protocol implementation:

https://restaurantprotocols.com/
https://www.miceprotocols.com/
https://backpackingprotocols.com/
https://backpackerprotocols.com/
https://www.surfingprotocols.com/
https://www.paintballprotocols.com/

As well as related videos!

https://youtu.be/tq7CyZDYoPU
https://youtu.be/TheEBUFB_m4

Government Gazettes:

Government Gazette dated 17 December 2020
Government Gazette dated 17 September 2020
Sport, Arts and Culture Gazette 28 Aug 2020
Government Gazette dated 17 Aug 2020
Government Gazette dated 15 Aug 2020
Government Gazettes
Govenment Gazette on Tourism
Government Gazette, 07 Aug 2020, Dept. of Environment, Forestry and Fisheries
Tourism Act (3/2014): Draft National norms and standards for the safe operations of tourism sector in the context of COVID-19 and beyond

Reporting workplace Covid-19 cases:

All workplace cases should be reported to WorkplaceCovidReporting@westerncape.gov.za.
This will generate an auto-response with further actions to be taken.

covid-19 infographic

#ONEPLETT

As we slowly come out of lockdown, please use this information to make life a little easier for yourself and for those in distress in Plett.

National, provincial and official information

GOVERNMENT

HEALTH

TOURISM BUSINESS AND TOURISTS

TOURISM RECOVERY

BUSINESS AND SMME SUPPORT

LABOUR REGULATIONS AND UIF

AGRICULTURE

DEPARTMENTS

SOCIAL RELIEF

ECONOMIC RELIEF & RECOVERY

bitou municipality

The information and action responses is jointly coordinated by Bitou Municipality Economic Development Section and Plett Tourism in the interest of mitigating the risk of COVID-19 and maintaining a positive response to the Bitou economy.