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22 January 2021

Seychelles Government Gazette dated 2021-01-22 number 5

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             OFFICIAL GAZETTE
                  REPUBLIC OF SEYCHELLES
                              EXTRAORDINARY
                        Published by Authority of the Government
Vol. XLVI                       Friday 22nd January 2021                                   No. 5

                               TABLE OF CONTENTS
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                                 GENERAL NOTICES
Gazette Notices No. 20 of 2021 - 23 of 2021 are published by Order.
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No. 20 of 2021
                              PUBLIC HEALTH ACT, 2015
                                       (Act 13 of 2015)

            PUBLIC HEALTH (INFECTIOUS DISEASES) REGULATIONS

                                          ORDERS

Infectious Disease (Restriction on attendance of Schools) (No. 2) Order, 2021;

Infectious Disease (Prohibition of Public Assemblies) (Restriction on activities and
operation of establishments, trade premises and shops) (No. 2) Order, 2021

      RECOGNISING that the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) has spread and
continue to spread rapidly across the world;

      RECALLING that the Public Health Commissioner published a Notice in the Gazette
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on 20 March, 2020 declaring a Public Health Emergency in Seychelles under section 25(5)
of the Public Health Act, 2015, and directed all persons to comply with the directions and
orders therein, and cooperate with the Public Health Commissioner, the Public Health
Authority and other relevant authorities in preventing, controlling and suppressing the spread
of COVID-19 in Seychelles;

      FURTHER RECALLING that during the declaration of the Public Health Emergency
up to the present time, the Public Health Commissioner in order to prevent, control and
suppress the spread of COVID-19 in Seychelles made several Orders, amongst other things —
      (a)   prohibiting public assemblies and indoor public assemblies;
      (b)   restricting the opening and closing hours of retail outlets and retail food outlets;
      (c)   restricting the opening and closing hours of offices, establishments, trade
            premises and shops;

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