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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

16. Activities on land owned by person other than applicant

 

 

1) If the applicant is not the owner of the land on which the activity is to be undertaken, the applicant must, before applying for an environmental authorisation in respect of that activity, obtain the written consent of the landowner to undertake the proposed activity on that Land.

 

2) A written consent contemplated in subregulation (1) must be in a form agreed to or determined by the competent authority.

 

3) Subregulation (1) does not apply in respect of a linear activity, provided the applicant has given notice of the proposed activity to the owners of the land on which the activity is to be undertaken as soon as the proposed route or alternative routes have been identified.