ENVIRONMENTAL BASIC ASSESSMENT FOR THE PROPOSED EXPANSION OF THE STRUISBAAI-NORTH CAMPSITE
The Cape Agulhas Municipality proposes to expand the existing municipal campsite in Struisbaai-North, located on Erf 856 on First Avenue, Struisbaai. The expanded campsite will facilitate local tourism by increasing the availability of affordable accommodation as well as space for day visitors.
Notice is hereby given of a Public Participation Process in terms of the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Regulations, 2014 (GNR 326 of 2017) and the National Environmental Management Act, 1998 (Act No. 107 of 1998) (NEMA), as amended.
Infinity Environmental has been appointed by Cape Agulhas Municipality, as the independent environmental assessment practitioner to undertake the necessary environmental assessment for the proposed development. The draft Basic Assessment Report which is now available for public comment at the links below.
Interested and affected parties are invited to review the draft Basic Assessment Report, and comment using any of the following methods:
- Using the form below.
- By post to Infinity Environmental, Suite 17, Private Bag X11, Mowbray 7705
- By WhatsApp message to 079 086 1453
- By fax to 086 591 8616
The 30-day commenting period will end on Friday 17 September 2021.
For more information, to comment, or to arrange alternative ways of participating, please contact the Environmental Assessment Practitioner, Jeremy Rose of Infinity Environmental, at the details above.
We are required by the EIA Regulations, GNR 326 of 2017 and the National Environmental Management Act to maintain a register of interested and affected parties including of people who have commented, attended meetings, or requested registration. This requires us to collect and process certain personal information as defined in the Protection of Personal Information Act, 2013. The following personal information has been collected for the purpose of public participation from registered I&APs and will be collected from anyone who comments or registers:
• Name, contact details and address;
• A copy of any comments submitted; and
• Details of any interest declared in the granting or refusal of the application.