Travel Alert – Cape Town road closures for SONA 2019



To accommodate the State of the Nation Address (SONA) and the opening of Parliament on Thursday, 07 February, extended road closures will be implemented in the CBD from 06h00 until midnight.

There will be limited road closures in effect for rehearsals on Tuesday, 05 February and Wednesday, 06 February while parking restrictions in the city will take place from midnight on Wednesday until 23h45 on Thursday.

The road closures will affect the normal flow of traffic in and around the city bowl, Newlands, the M3 and N2 city-bound lanes. Road users are also alerted to the closure of the M3 and N2 at 17h45 on Thursday, with the M5 providing the best alternative route.

Road users are advised to plan their travel routes accordingly on Wednesday and Thursday.