Environmental Affairs and Water

Government, parliamentary and legislative information on Environmental Affairs and Water.

NEMLA Bill Returned to PC Environmental Affairs


The National Environmental Management Laws Amendment Bill has been remitted back to the portfolio committee on environmental affairs.

The bill was tabled in May 2017.

Draft National Water and Sanitation Master Plan on Track

Department of Water and Sanitation

Parliament was recently briefed on the Draft National Water and Sanitation Master Plan.

The draft plan was submitted to a cabinet committee in June 2018 for consideration and was approved.

Draft Regulations on Organic Pollutants Drawn Up

Department of Environmental Affairs

Proposed regulations to phase-out the use of persistent organic pollutants have been drawn up.

The environmental affairs department published the draft regulations in Government Gazette 41790 for comment.

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