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Spatial Planning and Land Use Management Act, 2013

July 1, 2015 at 12:00 am

Download the Spatial Planning and Land Use Management Act, No. 16  of 2013 

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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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