Below are the current projects available for public comment. Should you be unable to obtain access to the available documents, or should you wish to obtain further information on a specific project, you can contact the consultant responsible for that project.

Worcester Preloads Reservoir

An environmental audit of compliance with the Environmental Authorisation for the proposed expansion of the existing reservoir system located on the remainder of Erf No. 19909, Worcester.

The Environmental Audit is undertaken in terms of Regulation 34 of the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Regulations, 2014 (as amended).

Project Title: The Proposed Expansion of the Existing Reservoir System Located On The Remainder Of Erf No. 19909, Worcester.

Consultant: Tyron Momberg (tyron@dougjeff.co.za)

DEA&DP Reference Number: 16/3/3/1/B2/32/1047/20

Date of Audit Report: 06 May 2024

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Swellendam Raw Water Pipeline

The proposal for the expansion of the raw water pipeline from Grootkloof Dam 2 towards the Hermitage Raw Water Pump Station on Remainder of Erf 1, Swellendam.

In terms of the Environmental Impact Assessment Regulations, 2014 (as amended) a Basic Assessment process must be followed as part of the application for Environmental Authorisation. A Maintenance Management Plan will be included in this application to allow the Applicant to undertake the necessary maintenance and repair activities, if and when necessary.

Project Title: The proposed expansion of the raw water pipeline and associated infrastructure from the Grootkloof Dam 2 towards the Hermitage Raw Water Pump Station on Remainder of Erf 1, Swellendam.

Consultant: Anwen Beukes (anwen@dougjeff.co.za)

DEA&DP Reference Number: 16/3/3/6/7/1/E3/10/1734/23

Comment Period: 03 May 2024 until 04 July 2024.

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Paarl Valleij Development

An environmental audit of compliance with the Environmental Authorisation and Environmental Management Programme (EMPr) for Paarl Valleij Development on Erf 15219, Northern Paarl.

The Environmental Audit is undertaken in terms of Regulation 34 of the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Regulations, 2014 (as amended).

Project Title: Proposed Paarl Valleij Development on Erf 15219, Northern Paarl

Consultant: Tyron Momberg (tyron@dougjeff.co.za)

Department Reference: 16/3/3/5/B3/27/1078/22

Date of Audit Report: 02 May 2024

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Kenilworth Racecourse Amendment

This proposal is for the amendment of the Environmental Authorisation for the rezoning of Erf 62538, Kenilworth Racecourse.

An application for a Part 1 amendment of the Environmental Authorisation in terms of Regulation 29 of the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Regulations, 2014 (as amended) is being undertaken.

Project Title: Amendment to the Record of Decision for Erf 65238, Kenilworth Racecourse.

Consultant: Anwen Beukes (anwen@dougjeff.co.za)

Amended Record of Decision was issued on 13 December 2023.

Appeal Decision was issued on 02 April 2024.

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Alumelt Recycling

This proposal is for the construction of a scrap metal recycling plant on Erf 296 in Atlantis Industrial Area.

A Basic Assessment process must be conducted in terms of the EIA Regulations, 2014 (as amended) as part of a Waste Management Licence application contemplated in Section 45 of NEM:WA. An application for an Atmospheric Emissions License in terms of Section 47 of the National Environmental Management: Air Quality Act, 2004 (Act No. 39 of 2004), as amended, will also be undertaken.

Project Title: The Proposed Construction and Related Operation of a Scrap Metal Recycling Plant on Erf 296, Atlantis (“Alumelt Recycling”)

Consultant: Marais Geldenhuys (marais@dougjeff.co.za)

Department Reference: To be confirmed.

Comment Period: 26 March 2024 to 29 April 2024

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Cecilia Junction Development, Paarl

This proposal is for the development of retail and commercial facilities, a nursery school, and required parking on Remainder of Erf 31366, Paarl.

In terms of the EIA Regulations, 2014 (as amended) a Basic Assessment process must be followed as part of the application for Environmental Authorisation.

Project Title: Proposed Establishment of Cecilia Junction Development on the Remainder of Erf 31366, Paarl (“Cecilia Junction Development”)

Consultant: Anwen Beukes (anwen@dougjeff.co.za)

DEA&DP Reference Number: 16/3/3/1/B3/28/1067/23

Comment Period: Closed.

Environmental Authorisation was granted on 20 March 2024.

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Franschhoek Skytram

This proposal is for the development and related operation of an above ground cableway and associated amenities on Erf 1466, Erf 1467 and the Remainder of Erf 23, Franschhoek within the Western Cape Province.

In terms of the EIA Regulations, 2014 (as amended) a Basic Assessment process must be followed as part of the application for environmental authorisation.

Project Title: The Proposed Development and Related Operation of an Above Ground Cableway and Associated Amenities on Erf 1466, Erf 1467 and the Remainder of Erf 23, Franschhoek within the Western Cape Province

Department Reference: 2024-01-0014

Consultant: Adél Groenewald (adel@dougjeff.co.za)

Comment Period: Closed

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Farm Salem, Paarl

The proposal for a residential development with open spaces and associated infrastructure on the Remainder of Farm Salem No. 861, Paarl.

In terms of the Environmental Impact Assessment Regulations, 2014 (as amended) a Basic Assessment process must be followed as part of the application for environmental authorisation.

Project Title: The Proposed Residential Development with Open Spaces and Associated Infrastructure on the Remainder of Farm Salem No. 861, Paarl

Consultant: Adél Groenewald (adel@dougjeff.co.za)

Comment period: Closed

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Greenbay, Gordon’s Bay

This proposal is for the amendment of the Amended Appeal Environmental Authorisation for the residential development on the Remainder of Erf 5123, Gordon’s Bay to include installation and operation of an on-site package plant.

An application for a Part 2 amendment of the Environmental Authorisation in terms of Regulation 31 of the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Regulations, 2014 (as amended) is being undertaken.

Project Title: Proposed Amendment to the Amended Appeal Environmental Authorisation for the Residential Development on the Remainder of Erf 5123, Gordon’s Bay

Consultant: Marais Geldenhuys (marais@dougjeff.co.za)

DEA&DP Reference Number: 16/3/3/5/A3/20/2045/23

Comment Period: Closed

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Norval Institute, Tokai

This proposal is for the amendment of the Environmental Authorisation for the proposed establishment of an art gallery complex, sculpture park and seven residential erven and associated infrastructure alongside Steenberg Road on Erven 10905 and 10829, Tokai.

An application for a Part 2 amendment of the Environmental Authorisation in terms of Regulation 31 of the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Regulations, 2014 (as amended) is being undertaken.

Project Title: Proposed Amendment of the Existing Environmental Authorisation for the Proposed Establishment of an Art Gallery Complex, Sculpture Park And Seven Residential Erven And Associated Infrastructure Alongside Steenberg Road On Erven 10905 And 10829, Tokai

Consultant: Marais Geldenhuys (marais@dougjeff.co.za)

DEA&DP Reference Number:16/3/1/1/A6/90/2025/12

Comment Period: closed

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