The Western Cape Government Health teams together with the national government, and all our partners are working around the clock to respond to the coronavirus. Dedicated work-streams are meeting regularly to ensure an all-of-government effort to stop the spread of this virus. Read our section on Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs).
If you have flu-like symptoms, and have come into contact with someone who has the coronavirus, please contact the national hotline on 0800 029 999 or the provincial hotline on 021 928 4102 for advice on what to do next. Please always get a second opinion if you are at all concerned.
To stop the spread of the coronavirus Covid-19 a National lockdown will take effect from midnight on Thursday 26 March and will continue until midnight 16 April. Please stay at home during this time. Read more about the lockdown.