Environmental Affairs and Water

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

Marine Spatial Planning Framework Drawn Up

Department of Environmental Affairs

A national guide for marine spatial planning in South Africa’s ocean territory has been published for comment.

The Draft Marine Spatial Planning Framework was published in Government Gazette 40219.

Waste Management Plan Sought for Paper and Packaging Industry

Department of Environmental Affairs

The environmental affairs department has called on the paper and packaging, electrical and electronic and lighting industries to prepare and submit Industry Waste Management Plans for approval.

The call was made in terms of the National Environmental Management: Waste Act of 2008.

Limit on Water Use for Vaal River System in Place

Department of Water and Sanitation

A limit on the taking of water from the Integrated Vaal River System is in place.

The imposed limit was authorised in terms of item 6 of schedule 3 of the National Water Act.

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