Eligibility for compensation is laid out in the attached DISASTER MANAGEMENT ACT, 2002 AMENDMENTS TO REGULATIONS ISSUED IN TERMS OF SECTION 27(2)


Eligibility 93. 


(1) A person who has suffered harm, loss or damage caused by a vaccine injury referred to in subregulations (3) and (4)(a) resulting from the administration of a COVID -19 vaccine specified in terms of in subregulation (4)(b). at a facility within the Republic specified in terms of subregulation (4)(c), is eligible for compensation from the Scheme.


(2) A dependant of a deceased person, who has suffered harm. loss or damage caused by the death of the deceased person. whose death was caused by a vaccine injury referred to in subregulations (3) and (4)(a) resulting from the administration of a COVID -19 vaccine specified in terms of in subregulation (4)(b), at a facility within the Republic specified in terms of subregulation (4)(c), is eligible for compensation from the Scheme. 

(3) Vaccine injuries that are covered by the Scheme are severe injuries resulting in permanent or significant injury. serious harm to a person's health, other serious damage or death. as specified in directions issued in terms of subregulation (4)(a).