1.The name of this Department of Environmental Affairs has changed to the Department of Forestry, Fisheries and the Environment (DFFE) with effect from Thursday, 01 April 2021.
The substitution and designation of names for national departments, offices of premiers and heads of provincial departments were published on 5 March 2021 in Government Gazette 44229 (Notice No. 172) in terms of the Public Service Act, 1994.
The Notice can be assessed at the link below-
By the President of the Republic of South Africa: Amendment of schedule I to the Public Service Act, 1994 (Act 103 0f 1994): National departments and offices of premiers and heads there of [G 44229 – GoN 172]
2. ADOPTION OF AMENDED CHAPTER 2 AND CHAPTER 5 OF THE INTEGRATED ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT PLAN FOR PHASE 1 OF THE SQUARE KILOMETRE ARRAY AND AMENDMENT TO THE CONDITIONS OF EXCLUSION (FIRST ATTACHMENT).
3. GOVERNMENT NOTICE FOR THE IDENTIFICATION OF A GENERIC ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT PROGRAMME RELEVANT TO AN APPLICATION FOR ENVIRONMENTAL AUTHORIZATION FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OR EXPANSION OF GAS TRANSMISSION PIPELINE INFRASTRUCTURE, FOR IMPLEMENTATION (2nd ATTACHMENT).
4. GOVERNMENT NOTICE NO. 371 IN GOVERNMENT GAZETTE NO. 44477 OF 22 APRIL 2021 FOR PUBLIC COMMENT. THE NOTICE PROPOSES AN EXTENSION OF THE TRANSITIONAL PROVISION PROVIDED FOR IN REGULATION 17B OF THE FINANCIAL PROVISIONING REGULATIONS, 2015. COMMENTS TO BE SUBMITTED WITHIN 30 DAYS OF PUBLICATION OF THE NOTICE IN THE GOVERNMENT GAZETTE.