Magistrates Court: Directives for Lower Courts Region 5 Gauteng as issued by the Cluster Head This Directive comes into immediate effect until the 17th of April 2020.
Urgent Practice Directive: Special Arrangements to address COVID-19
Urgent Practice Directive: Special Arrangements to address COVID-19 implications for all litigation in the Pretoria and Johannesburg High Courts - 25 March 2020 This Practice Directive will come into effect from midnight, Thursday 26th of March 2020 until 09:00 am on Monday 20th of April 2020.
Letter from the Chief Justice: Delegation of authority in terms of Section 8(3) of the Superior Courts Act, 2013.
Please note the following arrangement in preparation for the anticipated 21 days Lockdown as announced by the President on the 23rd of March 2020 to assist clients with urgent registration/execution of deeds and documents.
Memo to Legal Professionals: Arrangements at the Civil Regional Court in Johannesburg during the period 27 March to the 16 April 2020 In line with the President’s announcement last night of a nationwide lockdown, the following measures will be implemented at the Civil Regional Court in Johannesburg in relation to matters ... Read More
The President has announced that the Country will be in Lockdown. To mitigate the effects of the Lockdown the Pretoria Deeds Office will implement the following measures. The Registrar Pretoria and Management have taken to register as many matters currently in the system. Preference will be given to matters in the ... Read More
Gauteng High Court Pretoria & Johannesburg: Contact Details during Lockdown
Gauteng Local Division of the High Court: Relevant contact details for the Johannesburg and Pretoria High Courts Please find below the relevant contact details for the High Court in Pretoria and Johannesburg during the Lockdown period.
Magistrates Court Johannesburg: Guidelines for court operation COVID-19
Magistrates Court in Johannesburg: Guidelines for court operation in line with the resolution of the Provincial Efficiency Enhancement Committee. This office is aware of the rapid rise of cases of Covid-19, especially in Gauteng. Of importance are the measures to be taken to avoid the spread of this virus. Having taken ... Read More
City of Johannesburg Rates Clearance Figures online in light of COVID-19
Letter to Members of the Johannesburg Attorneys’ Association from the City of Johannesburg - How to get your Rates Clearance Figures online in light of COVID-19. The City of Johannesburg, as a responsible organisation, decided to request its customers to limit visiting their walk-in-centres in an attempt to minimise the spreading/contracting ... Read More
Pretoria Deeds Office: Notice to staff and clients in light of COVID-19
The Pretoria Deeds office has issued control measures related to the COVID-19 outbreak. All conveyancers should familiarise themselves with these measures. Click on the button below to read the full notice online.