PROPOSED WATER RESOURCE CLASSES AND QUALITY OBJECTIVES (MVOTI – UMZIMKULU)
Title: Proposed classes of water resources and resource quality objectives with the accompanying reserve for the catchments of the Mvoti to Umzimkulu
Government Notice: GN 724 in GG 40075 of 17 June 2016
Date of commencement: Not yet specified
In this notice the classes of water resources and the resource quality objectives for the Mvoti to Umzimkulu catchments have been published.
The following aspects are discussed in these notices:
• Description of the water resources;
• A discussion on the determination of the class of water resources and resource quality objectives.
“So what” for my operation?
It is important for your operation to take note of these classes and objectives during an application for a water use licence and to ensure that effective management measures are implemented to prevent unlawful impacts on these catchments.
What is Shangoni’s approach?
Shangoni can assist in the facilitation of water use licence applications. During this facilitation, all applicable information and legislation, including these classes and quality objectives, are taken into consideration.