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Emissions Of Sulphur Dioxide To Be Increased


The Minister of Environmental Affairs has amended the listed activities and associated minimum emission standards identified in terms of the National Environmental Management: Air Quality Act. The intention is to…

Water Resources for Berg Catchment Under the Spotlight


Department of Water and Sanitation 14 May 2019 Proposed classes of water resources for the Berg Catchment have been published for comment. The water and sanitation department published the Proposed…

Draft National Climate Change Strategy Drawn Up


Department of Environmental Affairs 7 May 2019 Government’s proposed plan to deal with climate change has been released for comment. The Draft National Climate Change Adaptation Strategy (NCCAS) was published…

Marine Spatial Planning


Draft bill full text Published in GG 39847 of 24 May 2016 Year of publication 2016 Publication for comment (draft bill) Published in GG 39847 of 24 May 2016 Explanatory…

President Ramaphosa Assents to Marine Spatial Planning Act


The Presidency 6 May 2019 President Ramaphosa has assented to the Marine Spatial Planning Act. The presidency published the act in Government Gazette 42444. The bill was published for comment…

Comment Sought on Climate Change Bill


Department of Environmental AffairsA Draft Climate Change Bill has been published for comment.The environmental affairs department published the draft bill in Government Gazette 41689.Speaking earlier this year during her department's…

National Environmental Management Laws Amendment 2017


Draft bill full text Published in GG 39287 of 13 October 2015 Year of publication 2015 Publication for comment (draft bill) Published in GG 39287 of 13 October 2015 Explanatory…

Comment Sought on NEMLA Bill


Select Committee on Land and Mineral Resources The national council of provinces (NCOP) has called for comment on the National Environmental Management Laws Amendment Bill.The bill was passed by the…

NA Passes NEMLA Bill


Department of Environmental AffairsThe National Environmental Management Laws Amendment Bill has been passed by the national assembly and sent to the national council of provinces for concurrence.The bill was tabled…

Regulations on Import or Export of Waste Drafted


Department of Environmental AffairsRegulations Regarding the Control of the Import or Export of Waste have been published.The environmental affairs department published the regulations in Government Gazette 42175.They were drafted in…