On March 10, 2017, the Department of Environmental Affairs for South Africa published a draft regulation for public comment. The draft Coastal Waters Discharge Permit Regulations was developed as part of the National Environmental Management: Integrated Coastal Management Act, 2008. The draft regulations include requirements for applications for coastal waters discharge permits, information on assessment of application and site inspection, and conditions for approval and permit renewal. The draft also sets contingency plans and fee schedules for permit holders.
Interested individuals had to submit representations or comments regarding the draft regulations within 30 days after publication in the Government Gazette.
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