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Air Quality Act of 2004 And its Amendment Bill

South Africa Current 2014

The Act introduced a shift from source-based air pollution control to a receiving environment and air quality management approach. It requires the setting of air quality targets, complemented by air quality management plans, pollution prevention plans, access to information (including atmospheric impact reports), and public consultation.

Issuer name

Department of Environmental Affairs and Tourism

Government ministry

Environment

More information

Amendments have not had any relevance on more reporting or disclosure matters.

Organizations covered by the instrument

All Companies

Industry scope

All/none specified

Disclosure venue

NA

Status

Current

Country

South Africa

Region

Africa & Middle East

Date of publication

2014

Issuer type

Governments (governmental department, agency)

Reporting requirements

Public law and regulation

Mandatory or voluntary

Voluntary

The geographical scope

National/federal

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