Department of Mineral Resources | Environmental Management Plan (Third Edition) 2016/2020
Monday, November 5, 2018

AMENDMENTS TO THE LISTED ACTIVITIES AND ASSOCIATED MINIMUM EMISSION STANDARDS IDENTIFIED IN TERMS OF SECTION 21 OF THE NEM:AQA, 2004 (ACT NO.39 OF 2004)
Sunday, November 4, 2018

THE 2017 NATIONAL FRAMEWORK FOR AIR QUALITY MANAGEMENT IN THE REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA
Thursday, November 1, 2018

NEM:BA Draft National Biodiversity Framework | Call for Comment by 26 November 2018
Monday, October 29, 2018

Notices 513 & 516, 517 & 518 in terms of the National Environmental Management: Air Quality Act 39 of 2004
Wednesday, May 30, 2018

NEMA : Amendment to the Regulations pertaining to the financial provision for prospecting, exploration, mining or production operations
Friday, April 20, 2018

Notice of intention to adopt the Integrated Environmental Management Plan (IEMP) of the Square Kilometre Array project  (SKA Phase 1) as an environmental management instrument
Friday, March 16, 2018

NEM:BA | DRAFT AMENDMENTS TO THE ALIEN AND INVASIVE SPECIES LISTS AND DRAFT ALIEN INVASIVE SPECIES REGULATIONS
Friday, March 9, 2018

Adoption of the GPEMF Standard and exclusion of associated activities from the requirement to obtain environmental authorisation
Tuesday, March 6, 2018

Consultation on the generic Environmental Management Programme relevant to an application for substation infrastructure for the transmission and distribution of electricity. 
Friday, March 2, 2018

Consultation on the generic Environmental Management Programme applicable to an application for ovehead electricity transmission and distribution infrastructure for which an environmental authorisation is required.
Friday, March 2, 2018

Procedure to be followed in applying for EA in large scale electricity transmission and distribution development activities identified i.t.o. S 24(2)(a) of NEMA
Friday, February 16, 2018

Call for Comment - Proposed National Guideline on Minimum Information Requirements for Preparing EIA's for Mining Activities requiring Environmental Authorization
Friday, February 9, 2018

14 December 2017 | National Treasury releases Carbon Tax Bill 2017 for public comment
Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Draft proposed regulations pertaining to the Financial Provision for Prospecting, Exploration, Mining or Production Operations for comment
Friday, November 10, 2017

Publication of Gauteng Provincial Environmental Management Framework Standards for public comments
Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Notification of public meetings (2 - 4 May 2017): Draft KwaZulu-Natal Coastal Management Programme (CMP)
Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Procedure to be followed in applying for Environmental Authorisation for Large Scale Wind and Solar Voltaic Development Activities in REDZ and associated Strategic Transmission Corridors
Saturday, April 15, 2017

Publication of Notices in the Gazette 40785: Renewable Energy Development Zone (REDZ) and associated strategic transmission corridors (GNR 350 of 13 April 2017) - for public comments
Thursday, April 13, 2017

Explanatory Summary of the National Environmental Management Laws Amendment Bill, 2017
Monday, April 10, 2017

Published Amendments to the NEMA: EIA Regulations and Listing Notices (7 April 2017)
Friday, April 7, 2017

REGULATIONS REGARDING THE PROCEDURAL REQUIREMENTS FOR WATER USE LICENCE APPLICATIONS AND APPEALS - Government Notice 267 of 24 March 2017
Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Draft Biodiversity Offset Policy: Government Notice No. 276 of 2017
Tuesday, April 4, 2017

INTEGRATED ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT GUIDELINE | GUIDELINE ON NEED AND DESIRABILITY
Friday, March 31, 2017

Amendments to the NEMA: Financial Provisioning Regulations of 2015 - Gazette No 1314 - 26 October 2016
Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Proposed Amendments to Financial Provisioning Regulations 2015 published for comment
Friday, September 23, 2016

NATIONAL WATER ACT 36 OF 1998
Monday, August 29, 2016
Published on Friday, 26 August 2016 - General authorisation in terms of s. 39 of the Act published and GN 1199 in GG 32805 of 18 December 2009 replaced (GenN 509 in GG 40229 of 26 August 2016) (p105)...

Proposed Amendments to EIA Regulations 2014 & Listing Notices - Draft Dangerous Goods Standard published for comment
Wednesday, August 10, 2016
The Minister of Environmental Affairs has under Sections 24(2)(d), read with section 47A(1)(b) of the National Environmental Management Act (Act 107 of 1998) given her notice of intention to identify activities that may be excluded from the requirement to obtain an environmental authorisation, but which activities must comply with the Dangerous Goods Standard, 2016. Members of the public are invited to submit to the Minister, within 30 days of the 5th August 2016, their representations on or objection to the following addresses By post to: The Director - General Department of Environmental Affairs Attention: Ms Chantal Engelbrecht Private Bag X447 PRETORIA 0001 By hand at: Reception, Environment House, 473 Steve Biko Street, Arcadia, Pretoria, 0083 By e-mail: cengelbrecht@environment.gov.za Any inquiries in connection with the notice can be directed to Ms Chantal Engelbrecht at 012 399 9288. Comments received after the closing date will not be considered....

PUBLICATION: NATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT: BIODIVERSITY ACT, 2004 (ACT NO. 10 OF 2004) ALIEN AND INVASIVE SPECIES LISTS, 2016
Monday, August 1, 2016
Publication of the Alien and Invasive Species lists in terms of sections 66(1), 67(1), 70(1)(a), 71(3) and 71A of the National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act, 2004 (Act No. 10 of 2004)....

NATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT ACT 107 OF 1998 SECTION 24H REGISTRATION AUTHORITY REGULATIONS
Friday, July 22, 2016
On 22 July 2016 in Government Gazette 40154 Notice Number 849 the Minister of Environmental Affairs published the Section 24H Registration Authority Regulations. Environmental Assessment Practitioners (EAPS) are required to register in accordance with Regulation 14 of the Regulations within 24 months of the appointment of the first registration authority. The balance of the regulations will come into effect on the date of the appointment of the first registration authority. Notice of the appointment of registration authorities is required to be gazetted. ...

National Environmental Management: Air Quality Act 39 of 2004 : 11 March 2016
Friday, March 11, 2016
NMational Environmental Management: Air Quality Act 39 of 2004 : 11 March 2016...

Carbon Tax – Bill released for comment – Comment closes 15 December 2015
Friday, November 6, 2015
Carbon Tax Bill final for release for comment...

Environmental Guidelines & Strategy | EIA Guideline for Renewable Energy Projects
Sunday, November 1, 2015
39297_gen989 EIA Guideline Renewable energy projects...

Proposed Amendments to EIA Regulations 2014 & Listing Notices
Sunday, November 1, 2015
39343 30 10 EnvAffairs Prop Amends to 2014 Regulations...

Biodiversity Economic Strategy | Deadline for comment 9 November 2015
Sunday, November 1, 2015
9.10.15 39268_gen965 biodiversity economic strategy...

New Controlled Activity Declared under the National Water Act
Sunday, November 1, 2015
16.10.15 39299_gen999 NWA controlled activity...

NEMLA Bill | Comment period closes 12 November 2015
Sunday, November 1, 2015
13.10.2105 Draft NEMLA Bill...

NEMLA Bill
Friday, October 23, 2015
National Environmental Management Laws Amendment Bill...

Final comments on Draft EIA Regulations Listing Notices 2014
Wednesday, September 30, 2015
IAIAsa comment on Draft EIA Regulations Listing Notices 2014 final...

NEM: AQA Draft National Atmospheric Emission Reporting Regulation
Thursday, August 14, 2014
The Minister of Environmental Affairs has given notice of her intention to make regulations reading national atmospheric emission reporting, under sections 12(b) and (c) and 53(aA), (o) and (p) read with section 57 of the National Environmental Management Air Quality Act, 2004 (Act No. 39 of 2004) as set out in the published Schedule....

Legislation National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act 10 of 2004 Alien and Invasive Species Regulations and Alien and Invasive Species Lists 2014
Thursday, August 14, 2014
The Minister of Water and Environmental Affairs on 1 August 2014 published in Government Gazette 37885 Notice Number 598 the Alien and Invasive Species Regulations 2014 and in Government Gazette 37886 Notice Number 599 the Alien and Invasive Species Lists 2014 under the National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act10 of 2004 (NEM:BA). These repeal the 2013 Regulations and come into effect within 60 days of publication in the gazette....