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9 April 2020

Malawi Government Gazette supplement dated 2020-04-09 number 4A

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GAZETTE EXTRAORDINARY                                                                 7
The Malawi Gazette Supplement,               dated   9th    April,   2020,   containing
   Regulations, Rules, etc.                                                     No. 4A
Government notice no. 5

                                PUBLic HeALtH Act
                                    (cAP. 34:01)
  PUBLic HeALtH (coronA virUS Prevention, contAinment AnD
                   mAnAGement) rULeS, 2020
     in eXerciSe of the powers conferred by section 31 of the Public Health Act and
pursuant to my declaration of the corona virus Disease as a formidable disease on the 1st
day of April, 2020, i, JAPPie cHAncY mtUWA mHAnGo, minister of Health, make the
following rules—

                              ArrAnGement oF rULeS
rULe
                          PArt i___PreLiminArY
  1.   citation
  2.   interpretation
  3.   object and scope of rules
  4.   Application of rules

                              PArt ii___meASUreS
  5.   measures to prevent, contain and manage coviD-19 as a formidable
           disease
  6.   compulsory testing, detention, etc. to contain coviD-19
  7.   Places of quarantine and isolation
  8.   certification of certain enforcement officers
  9.   Assistance by area civil protection officers
 10.   essential services
 11.   Lockdown
 12.   regulation of gatherings
 13.   regulation of workplaces
 14.   regulation of entry into malaŵi
 15.   restrictions relating to transportation
 16.   Prohibition relating to travel and permit requirement
 17.   restrictions on public entertainment and works
 18.   Judicial proceedings
 19.   Parliamentary proceedings

                        PArt iii___miSceLLAneoUS
 20. Directives
 21. offences and penalties
     ScHeDULe

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