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National Environmental Management Act, 1998 (Act No. 107 of 1998)

Chapter 7 : Compliance, Enforcement and Protection

Part 2 : Application and enforcement of Act and any specific environmental management Act

31N. Failure to comply with compliance notice

 

(1) [Section 31N(1) deleted by section 16 of Act No. 30 of 2013].

 

(2) If a person fails to comply with a compliance notice, the environmental management inspector must report the non-compliance to the Minister or MEC, as the case may be, and the Minister or MEC may—
(a) revoke or vary the relevant permit, authorisation or other instrument
(b) take any necessary steps and recover the costs of doing so from the
(c) [Section 31N(2)(c) deleted by the National Environmental Laws Amendment Act, 2009 (Act No. 14 of 2009)].

 

(3) [Section 31N(3) deleted by section 16 of Act No. 30 of 2013].