Environmental Affairs and Water

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

New Protected Areas in the Pipeline

Department of Environmental Affairs

The environmental affairs department has published a raft of notices in Government Gazette 39646 dealing with protected areas.

The notices are published in terms of the National Environmental Management: Protected Areas Act.

Rhino Horn Under the Spotlight

Department of Environmental Affairs

The environmental affairs department has published draft amendments on norms and standards for the marking of rhinoceros and rhino horn and the hunting of rhino for comment.

The amendments were drafted in terms of the National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act and published in notice 5 in Government Gazette 39589.

Draft National Pollution Prevention Plans Regulations Drawn Up

Department of Environmental Affairs

The environmental affairs department has called for comment on the draft national pollution prevention plans regulations.

The proposed regulations aim to prescribe the requirements that pollution prevention plans need to comply with in terms of the National Environmental Management: Air Quality Act.

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