Urgent Directive in respect of restricting access to Court in light of COVID-19: Gauteng Division of the High Court, Pretoria and Johannesburg
Update 20 March 2020
Kindly note there is an update to this directive.
The directives in Paragraphs 6 and 7 of the Directives issued by THE OFFICE THE JUDGE PRESIDENT on the 17th of March 2020, remain obligatory. The directives issued in paragraphs 8 and 10 are retracted in their entirety in view of DPSA Circular 7 of 2020 issued on 17 March 2020.
Please find the Amended Directive COVID 19: Gauteng Local Division of the High Court dated 18 March 2020 here.
The Directive issued on 16 March 2020 is amended and replaced with the following directives which will apply with immediate effect until further notice:
This directive should be read together with the directive, notice and reference guide referenced below:
- Judge President’s Practice Directive 1 of 2020 Re: Implementation of the CaseLines System in the Gauteng Division of the High Court, Pretoria and Johannesburg dated 10 January 2020
- Judge President’s Notice Re: CaseLines Training for Attorneys and Advocates dated 24 January 2020
- E-Filing Quick Reference Guide Caselines System