We are in lock down because Italy, Germany and UK went into lick down, they are among the leading lights in the world. So it is imperative we follow suit. We will muddle along and see how we come out the other side.This is the avenue to pursue without consultation, but the website isn't listing any essential services or essential products other than being required to download a document. It isn’t that hard to implement a guide to register within the parameters. Many non-essential entities will be registering and issuing permits, others won’t and continue with business, and some will remain closed. The government have no way of investigating each and every registration.
Any business doing business over the internet is an e-commerce entity, that includes e-mail transactions. You don’t need a cart on your website to be e-commerce. EFT is e-commerce.
The Dti should have listed the essential products list by now.
Also, will IT tech support companies being enabled to support business, physically, which is now decentralised? Many IT companies here have made their services available, whether their clients are essential or not they deem themselves as essential.
I don’t know why we are in lockdown.