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Comment period extended: Procedures to be followed for the Assessment and Minimum Criteria for Reporting of Identified Environmental Themes when applying for Environmental Authorisation under NEMA

10 January 2020

The public is requested to submit comments on the Minister of Environment, Forestry and Fisheries’ Notice of Intention to prescribe Procedures to be followed for the Assessment and Minimum Criteria for Reporting of Identified Environmental Themes in terms of Section 24 (5)(a) and (h) of the National Environmental Management Act 107 of 1998 when applying for Environmental Authorisation published under the National Environmental Management Act 107 of 1998 on 10 January 2020.

The commenting period has been updated to 24 March 2020.

See the updated Notice for changes to URLs for the following important resources:

  • the Species Environmental Assessment Best Practice Guideline (https://bgis.sanbi.org/);
  • the South African National Red List for animal species (http://speciesstatus.sanbi.org/) ; and
  • the South African National Red List for plant species (http://redlist.sanbi.org/).