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

Regulations in Terms of Chapter 5 of the National Environmental Management Act, 1998

Chapter 3 : Applications for Environmental Authorisations

Part 1 : General matters

13. Applications



1) An application for environmental authorisation of an activity must be made to the competent authority referred to in regulation 3.


2) An application must—
a) be made on an official application form published by or obtainable from the relevant competent authority; and
b) when submitted in terms of regulation 24(b) or 27(b) be accompanied by-
i) the written consent referred to in regulation 16(1) or proof that regulation 16(3) has been complied with, if the applicant is not the owner of the land on which the activity is to be undertaken; and
ii) the prescribed application fee, if any.