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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 4 : Amendment and Withdrawal of Environmental Authorisations

Part 3 : Withdrawal of environmental authorisations

47. Circumstances in which withdrawals are permissible



The relevant Competent authority may in accordance with this Part withdraw an environmental authorisation if-

a) a condition of the authorisation has been contravened or is not being complied with;
b) the authorisation was obtained through—
i) fraudulent means; or
ii) the misrepresentation or non-disclosure of material information; or
c) the activity is permanently or indefinitely discontinued.