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TEMPORARY COVID 19 NATIONAL LOCKDOWN:
Due to the outbreak of the Covid 19 pandemic there will be a temporary closure of ordinary operations during the national lockdown period which is enacted in terms of the Disaster Management Act, 2002
This entails that the service of processes be limited to matters which are urgent and permitted.
Therefore according to the below schedule published under Government Gazette No. 42368, Government Notice No. 489 of 04 May 2020 issued in terms of Regulation 10 of the Regulations Under the Disaster Management Act, 2002
20. Service of processes and execution of writs and warrants by sheriffs must be limited to
cases which are urgent or permitted services, including the following:
(a) service and execution of court orders relating to COVID-19;
(b) service of domestic violence protection orders;
(c) service of protection from harassment orders;
(d) service of urgent court process relating to court hearings scheduled during Alert Level 4;
(e) service of urgent court processes in family law matters as determined in these Directions; and
(f) service of any other process in respect of permitted services.
21. The execution of warrants of execution, including evictions and all attachment and
removal of property are suspended under Alert Level 4, subject to the provisions of regulation
19 of the Regulations.
KINDLY FORWARD ANY URGENT WORK DURING THE LOCKDOWN PERIOD PREFERABLY VIA EMAIL TO: firstname.lastname@example.org and our admin will advise on an appropriate way of delivering your original documents to our office.
We are further working on limited staff, so should you not be able to reach us on our switchboard kindly contact the below numbers for assistance.
Deputy Sheriff to contact:
082 707 7270 (Johan Nieuwenhuys)
083 557 8304 (Ralph Gie)
078 239 8176 (Amos Nkuna)
066 399 9390 (Noko Mafodi)
079 017 3247(Namedi Mphahlele)