Minister Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma said during a media briefing on 28 May 2020 that no evictions would be allowed during level 3.
Saying COVID-19 has hit hard on all South Africans, particularly those who are vulnerable and homeless. We have mounted a response. But "we cannot afford to have many more in the streets. To this end, we will continue to prohibit the eviction of tenants during level 3."
She added that given that rental income is also an important livelihood stream for some, the government have inserted the possibility for a competent court to grant an eviction order provided it is just and equitable.
Full briefing here