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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

17. Appointment of EAPs to manage applications

 

 

1) Before applying for environmental authorisation of an activity, an applicant must appoint an EAP at own cost to manage the application.

 

2) The applicant must—
a) take all reasonable steps to verify whether the EAP to be appointed complies with regulation 18(a) and (b); and
b) provide the EAP with access to all information at the disposal of the applicant regarding the application, whether or not such information is favourable to the applicant.