National Environmental Management Act, 1998 (Act No. 107 of 1998)
Section 24H Registration Authority Regulations, 2016
Chapter 4 : Registration of Environmental Assessment Practitioners
21. Transitional provisions
If a situation arises where an environmental impact assessment and associated EMPr have been initiated or submitted for review to a competent authority as contemplated in section 24C of the Act prior to the coming into effect of regulation 14 of these Regulations, the person responsible for the planning, management, coordination or review of such environmental impact assessment may dispense of his or her responsibilities without complying with regulation 14 of these Regulations.