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Eye of Africa Development (Pty) Ltd and others v Shear

August 19, 2014 at 12:00 am

Supreme Court of Appeal 

Case number: 809/2013

Date: 19 August 2014

Judges: Navsa, Tshiqi, Swain, Mbha

Appeal from High Court, Gauteng Division, Johannesburg

Legislation considered: National Water Act, 1998; Promotion of Administrative Justice Act, 2000

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High Court, Gauteng Division, Johannesburg 

Case number: 06136/2011

Date: 26 May 2013

Judge: Windell AJ

Type of application: Judicial review

Legislation considered: National Water Act, 1998; Promotion of Administrative Justice Act, 2000

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Water Tribunal 

Case number: WT 19/02/2009

Date: 30 November 2010

Heard by: Lekale, LJ (Chairperson) and Mr H Thompson

Legislation considered: National Water Act, 1998

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Section 24 of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1996

Everyone has the right to an environment that is not harmful to their health or well-being; and to have the environment protected, for the benefit of present and future generations, through reasonable legislative and other measures that prevent pollution and ecological degradation; promote conservation; and secure ecologically sustainable development and use of natural resources while promoting justifiable economic and social development.

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