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Water Services Act No. 108 1997

19 December 1997

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Compulsory National Standards

Norms and Standards for Tariffs

Contracts and joint ventures with water services providers in terms of section 19

Water services works owned by the Minister

Water Boards

Disestablishment of Water Boards

Extension of Area

Extra-territorial activities

Guidelines

Draft Regulations and notices

 

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Section 24of 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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