|Name:||Essential Supplies and Services (Availability of Supplies at Fair Price) Regulations, 2020 (SI 57 of 2020).|
|Subject(s):||Economic and social policy|
|Type of legislation:||Regulation, Decree, Ordinance|
|Entry into force:|
|Bibliography:||Legislation on-line African Legal Information Institute (AfricanLII) PDF (consulted on 2020-06-22)
|Abstract/Citation:||IN RECOGNITION of the risk posed by the COVID-19 pandemic and in exercise of the powers conferred on the President by section 3 (1) (a) of the Essential Supplies and Services Act, the following Regulations are hereby made —
These Regulations may be cited as the Essential Supplies (Availability of Supplies at Fair Price) Regulations, 2020.
2. Availability of supplies at fair price
A trader shall not increase the prices of the following supplies by more than the cost incurred to procure or produce the supplies —
(a) medical supplies and equipment including sanitisers, gloves, masks and hygiene supplies;
(b) pharmaceutical supplies;
(c) food supplies; and
(d) commercial goods.
Dr. Mokgweetsi Eric Keabetswe Masisi