Acts and regulations

Date published Description Doc type External source link
19 December 2016 Protected Areas Act (57/2003): Regulations for the Management of the Tsitsikamma National Park Marine Protected Area (GN 40511)
24 June 2016 National Environmental Management Integrated Coastal Management Act, 2008 (Act No. 24 of 2008): Control of use of vehicles in the coastal area [G 37761 GN 496]
31 March 2016 National Environmental Management: Protected Areas Act, 2003 (Act no 57 of 2003): Mountain Zebra Camdeboo Protected Environment Regulations [G 39891 – PN 15]
19 November 2015 National Environmental Management: Protected Areas Act (57/2003): Draft Regulations for the Management of the Tsitsikamma National Park Marine Protected Area (GN 39424)
24 July 2015 Department of Environmental Affairs National Environmental Management Act 1998 (Act No. 107 of 1998) regulations for admission of guilt fines: National Environmental Management Waste Act, 2008 (Act No.59 of 2008)
19 May 2015 National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act (10/2004): Amendments to the regulations on Bio-prospecting, Access and Benefit-Sharing (GN 447 - G 38809)
02 April 2015 National Environmental Management: Air Quality Act, 2004 (Act No. 39 of 2004) National Amospheric Emission Reporting Regulations (GN.38633)
31 March 2015 National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act (10/2004): Threatened or protected species regulations do.: Publication of lists of species that are threatened or protected, activities that are prohibited and exemption from restriction
18 December 2014 National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act (10/2004): Regulations for the registration of professional hunters, hunting outfitters and trainers (GN1147 - GG38347)
08 December 2014 National Environmental Management Act, 1998 (Act No. 107 of 1998) National Appeal Regulations
04 December 2014 National Environmental Management Act, 1998 (Act No. 107 of 1998): Environmental Impact Assessment Regulations, 2014 (G38282 - R982 - 985)
01 August 2014 National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act (10/2004): Alien and Invasive Species Regulations, 2014 (GG 37885 - GN 598)
10 July 2014 National Environmental Management Act (107 of 1998): Regulations to phase-out the use of Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs) materials and Polychlorinated Biphenyl (PCB) contaminated materials (G37818 - GN549)
02 June 2014 National Environmental Management Laws Amendment Act (25 of 2014) (G 37713)
02 June 2014 National Environmental Management: Waste Amendment Act (26 of 2014) (G 37714)
29 April 2014 National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act, 2004 (Act No.10 of 2004) Amendments to CITES Regulations, 2014
14 March 2014 National Environmental Management: Air Quality Act, 2004 (Act No. 39 of 2004): National Pollution Prevention Plans Regulations [G 37421 – GN 171]
17 February 2014 National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act (10/2004): Draft amendment regulations on bio-prospecting, access and benefit-sharing
14 February 2014 South African Weather Service Act, 2001(Act No.8 of 2001): Proposed regulations regarding fees for the provision of Aviation Meteorological Services
18 December 2013 Act No.30 of 2013: National Environmental Management Laws Second Amendment Act, 2013 (GG. No.37170)
01 November 2013 National Environmental Management: Air Quality Act, 2004 (Act No. 39 of 2004). National Dust Control Regulations
28 October 2013 National Environmental Management Act: Air Quality Act, 2004 (Act No. 39 of 2004) Declaration of a Small Boiler as a Controlled Emitter and Establishment of Emission Standards
23 September 2013 Off Road Vehicle Regulations Record of Decision summary table
23 August 2013 National Environmental Management: Waste Act, 2008 (Act No.59 of 2008) Waste Classification and Management Regulations
23 August 2013 National Environmental Management: Waste Act, 2008 (Act No.59 of 2008) National Norms and Standards for the Assessment of Waste for Landfill Disposal
23 August 2013 National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act, 2004 (Act No, 10 of 2004) Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) Regulations
13 August 2013 National Environment Management: Biodiversity Act (10 of 2004): Regulations for the registration of professional hunters, hunting outfitters and trainers
24 July 2013 Act No.14 of 2003: National Environmental Management Laws Amendment, 2013 (GG. No.36703)
19 July 2013 National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act (10/2004): Publication of prohibited alien species (G 36683 - ReG 508)
19 July 2013 National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act (10/2004): Publication of national list of invasive species (G 36683 - ReG 507)
19 July 2013 National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act (10/2004): Alien and invasive species regulations (G 36683 - ReG 506)
19 July 2013 National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act (10/2004): Publication of exempted alien species (G 36683 - ReG 509)
17 September 2012 North Gauteng High Court decision on South African Tyre Recycling Process Company NPC and Bridgestone South Africa (PTY) Ltd
13 August 2012 National Environmental Management: Waste Act (No 59 of 2008): National Waste Information Regulations (G 35583 – GoN 625)
13 August 2012 National Environmental Management: Waste Act (NO 59 of 2008): National Waste Information Regulations (G 35583 – GoN 625)
10 August 2012 National Environment Management Act: Waste Act, 2008 (Act No 59 of 2008): Waste Classification and Management Regulation (G 35572 - GN 614)
02 August 2012 National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act (No 10 of 2004): Amendment to the Threatened or Protected
30 March 2012 South African Weather Service Act (No. 8 of 2001): Regulations on fees for provision of aviation meteorological services (G 3520 - GoN 268)
30 March 2012 South African Weather Service Act (Act No. 8 of 2001): Regulations regarding fees for the provision of aviation meteorological services (GNo 35203)
Date published Description Doc type External source link
11 July 2011 National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act:Threatened or Protected Species Amendment (G 34453 - GoN 576)
22 June 2011 National Policy for the provision of basic refuse removal services to indigent households (Gn 34385)
21 February 2011 DEA Supply Chain Management Policy
12 November 2010 Marine Living Resources Act: Amendment of regulations published in notice R1111 of 2 September 1998, as amended, (G 33767 - GoN 1060)
05 November 2010 National Environmental Management Act: Amendment of regulations for Control of use of vehicles in coastal zone , (G 33711 - GoN 1012)
30 July 2010 National Environmental Management Act: Environmental Impact Assessment regulations and Listing notices amendments, (G 33411 - GoN 660)
30 July 2010 National Environmental Management Act: Commencement of Environmental impact assessment regulations, (G 33411 - GoN 664)
30 July 2010 National Environmental Management Act: Commencement of Environmental Management Framework regulations, (G 33411 - GoN 665)
02 July 2010 National Environmental Management Act: Model Air Quality Management By-law for adoption and adaptation by municipalities, (G 33342 - GoN 579)
18 June 2010 National Environmental Management Act: Environmental Management Framework Regulations , (G 33306, - GoN 547)
18 June 2010 National Environmental Management Act: Environmental Impact Assessment Regulations, (G 33306 - GoN 543)
18 June 2010 National Environmental Management Act: Listing Notice 3: List of activities and competent authorities, (G 33306 - GoN 546)
18 June 2010 National Environmental Management Act: Listing Notice 2: List of activities and competent authorities, (G 33306 - GoN 545)
18 June 2010 National Environmental Management Act: Environmental Management Framework Regulations (G 33306, - GoN 547)
18 June 2010 National Environmental Management Act: Listing Notice 1: List of activities and competent authorities, (G 33306 - GoN 544)
31 March 2010 National Environmental Management: Air Quality Act: List of activities which result in atmospheric emissions which have or may have significant detrimental effect on environment – commencement , (G 33064 - GoN 248)
26 March 2010 National Environmental Management: Air Quality Act: Commencement of certain sections, (G 33041 - GoN 220)
05 March 2010 National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act: Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) Regulations, (G 33002 - GoN 173)
26 February 2010 Marine Living Resources Act: Regulations amendment, (G 32966 – GoN142)
26 February 2010 Marine Living Resources Act: Regulations amendment, (G 32966 – GoN142)
24 December 2009 National Environmental Management: Air Quality Act: National ambient air quality standards, (G 32816 - GoN 1210)
11 December 2009 National Environmental Management: Protected Areas Act: Regulations for the proper administration of Knysna protected environment, (G 32797 - GoN 1175)
01 December 2009 National Environmental Management: Commencement of Integrated Coastal Management Act, (G 32765 -P 84)
09 October 2009 National Environmental Management Act: List of activities and competent authorities - amendment, (G 32625 - GoN 971)
07 August 2009 Marine Living Resources Act: Regulations: Management of white shark cage diving: Amendment, (G 32463, RG 9133, GoN 818)
07 August 2009 Marine Living Resources Act: Regulations: Management of boat-based whale watching and protection of turtles: Amendment, (G 32463, RG 9133, GoN 819)
31 July 2009 Marine Living Resources Act: Regulations: Management of white shark cage diving: Amendment, (G 32457, RG 9132, GoN 803)
31 July 2009 Marine Living Resources Act: Regulations: Management of boat-based whale watching and protection of turtles: Amendment, (G 32457, RG 9132, GoN 802)
14 July 2009 National Environmental Management Act: Protected Areas Amendment, (No 15 of 2009), G 32404
27 May 2009 National Environmental Management Act: Environmental Laws Amendment, (No 14 of 2009), G 32267
21 April 2009 Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Act, 2008 (Act No.49 of 2008)
10 March 2009 National Environmental Management Act: Waste Act, (No 59 of 2008), G 32000
06 March 2009 Marine Living Resources Act: Regulations: Amendment, (G 31982, RG 9047, GoN 249)
27 February 2009 National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act: Regulations: Threatened or protected species: Amendment, (G 31962, RG 9040, GoN 209)
27 February 2009 National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act: Regulations: Threatened or protected species: 2nd amendment, (G 31963, RG 9041, GoN 210)
13 February 2009 Environment Conservation Act: Regulations: Waste tyre, (G 31901, RG 9032, GoN 149)
11 February 2009 National Environmental Management Act: Integrated Coastal Management, (No 24 of 2008), G 31884
09 January 2009 National Environmental Management Act, (No 62 of 2008), G 31789
09 January 2009 No.62 of 2008: National Environmental Management Amendment Act, 2008 (No. 31789)
05 December 2008 National Environmental Management Act: Environmental Laws Amendment, (No 44 of 2008), G 31685
14 November 2008 Marine Living Resources Act: Amendment of regulations, (G 31601, RG 8985, GoN 1223)
17 October 2008 Marine Living Resources Act: Regulations: Stilbaai Marine Protected Area, (G 31516, RG 8974, GoN 1108)
29 August 2008 National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act: Regulations: Threatened or protected species: 2nd amendment, (G 31360, RG 8950, GoN 916)
04 July 2008 Marine Living Resources Act: Regulations: Management of boat based whale watching and protection of turtles, (G 31212, RG 8920, GoN 725)
04 July 2008 Marine Living Resources Act: Regulations: Management of white shark cage diving, (G 31211, RG 8919, GoN 724)
06 June 2008 National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act: Regulations: Threatened or protected species, (G 31107, GoN 620)
28 March 2008 Environment Conservation Act: Regulations: Prohibition of use, manufacturing, import and export of asbestos and asbestos containing materials, (G 30904, RG 8858, GoN 341)
28 March 2008 Marine Living Resources Act: Regulations: Amendment, (G 30907, RG 8860, GoN 343)
08 February 2008 National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act (10/2004): Bio-Prospecting, Access and Benefit-Sharing Regulations, 2008 (G 30739 - GoN1 37) - (Tshitsonga)
08 February 2008 National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act (10/2004): Bio-Prospecting, Access and Benefit-Sharing Regulations, 2008 (G 30739 - GoN1 37) - (Setswana)
08 February 2008 National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act (10/2004): Bio-Prospecting, Access and Benefit-Sharing Regulations, 2008 (G 30739 - GoN1 37) - (Tshivenda)
08 February 2008 National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act (10/2004): Bio-Prospecting, Access and Benefit-Sharing Regulations, 2008 (G 30739 - GoN1 37) - (Afrikaans)
08 February 2008 National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act (10/2004): Bio-Prospecting, Access and Benefit-Sharing Regulations, 2008 (G 30739 - GoN1 37) - (isiZulu)
08 February 2008 National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act: Regulations: Bio-prospecting, access and benefit-sharing: Commencement, (G 30739, RG 8831, GoN 137)
08 February 2008 National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act (10/2004): Bio-Prospecting, Access and Benefit-Sharing Regulations, 2008 (G 30739 - GoN1 37) - (isiNdebele)
08 February 2008 National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act: Regulations: Bio-prospecting, access and benefit-sharing, (G 30739, RG 8831, GoN 138)
08 February 2008 National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act (10/2004): Bio-Prospecting, Access and Benefit-Sharing Regulations, 2008 (G 30739 - GoN1 37) - (siSwati)
08 February 2008 National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act (10/2004): Bio-Prospecting, Access and Benefit-Sharing Regulations, 2008 (G 30739 - GoN1 37) - (Sepedi)
08 February 2008 National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act (10/2004): Bio-Prospecting, Access and Benefit-Sharing Regulations, 2008 (G 30739 - GoN1 37) - (isiXhosa)
08 February 2008 National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act (10/2004): Bio-Prospecting, Access and Benefit-Sharing Regulations, 2008 (G 30739 - GoN1 37) - (Sesotho)
01 February 2008 Marine Living Resources Act: Regulations: Protection of wild abalone (haliotis), (G 30716, RG 8826, GoN 62)
28 January 2008 National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act: Regulations: Threatened or protected species: Amendment, (G 30703, RG 8825, GoN 69)
28 January 2008 National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act: Regulations: Threatened or protected species: Repeal, (G 30703, RG 8825, GoN 70)
04 January 2008 Maritime Living Resources Act: Regulations, (G 30645, RG 8818, GoN 15)
14 December 2007 National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act: Regulations: Threatened or protected species: Amendment , (G 30568, RG 8801, GoN 1188)
21 September 2007 Environment Conservation Act: Regulations: Prohibition of use, manufacturing, import and export of asbestos and asbestos containing materials, (G 30310, GoN 878)
17 September 2007 National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act: Regulations: Alien and invasive species: Draft, (G 30293, GeN 1146)
16 March 2007 National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act: Regulations: Bio-prospecting, access and benefit-sharing: Draft, (G 29711, GeN 329)
23 February 2007 National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act: Regulations: Threatened or protected species, (G 29657, RG 8638, GoN 152)
23 February 2007 Environment Conservation Act: Regulation: Waste tyre, (G 29647, GoN 147)
Date published Description Doc type External source link
24 February 2005 National Environmental Management Act: Air Quality Act, (No 39 of 2004), G- 7267
11 February 2005 National Environmental Management Act: Protected Areas Act, (No 31 of 2004), G 27274
02 February 2005 National Environmental Management: Protected Areas Amendment Act, (No. 31 of 2004), G 27274
28 January 2005 National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act: Regulations: Keeping and hunting of acinonyx jubatus, hyaena brunnea, crocuta crocuta, lycaon pictus, panthera leo and panthera pardus, (G 27214, GoN 72)
24 December 2004 National Environmental Management Act: Regulations: Establishment of a designated national authority for the clean development mechanism, (G 27142, RG 8128, GoN 1478)
07 December 2004 National Environmental Management Act: Regulations: Amendment, (G 27066, RG 8113, GoN 1426)
07 December 2004 National Environmental Management Act: Regulations: Control of use of vehicles in coastal zone: Guidelines on implementation of regulations, (G 27066, RG 8113, GoN 1399)
14 July 2004 National Environmental Management Act Amendment, (No 8 of 2004), G 26570
07 June 2004 National Environmental Management Act - Biodiversity (No 10 of 2004) G-26436
18 February 2004 Environment Conservation Amendment Act, (No 50 of 2003), G 26023
18 February 2004 National Environmental Management Act: Protected Areas Act, (No 57 of 2003), G 26025
13 February 2004 National Environmental Management Act Amendment (No 46 of 2003), G 26018
09 January 2004 Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment Act (No53 of 2003), G 25899
12 November 2003 Marine Living Resources Act: Regulations: Amendment, (G 25717, RG 7825, GoN 1669)
03 October 2003 Marine Living Resources Act: Regulations: Amendment, (G 25495, RG 7777, GoN 1376)
15 January 2003 National Environmental Management Act Amendment (No 56 of 2002), G 24251
10 May 2002 Environment Conservation Act: Regulations: Activities identified under section 21, (G 23401, RG 7351, GoN 672)
15 February 2002 Promotion of Access to Infromation Act (Act No 2 of 2002) - (G 23119 - GeN 187)