National Environmental Management Act, 1998 (Act No. 107 of 1998)
Regulations relating to Qualification Criteria, Training and Identification of, and Forms to be used by, Environmental Management Inspectors and Environmental Mineral Resource Inspectors
9. Transitional Arrangements
All inspectors who were issued identity cards prior to the promulgation of these regulations, may continue to utilise their current identity cards, notwithstanding that they do not comply with the requirements set out in regulation 5, for a period of three years from the date of promulgation of these regulations, after which all inspectors' identity cards must comply with the requirements set out in regulation 5.