NOTICE OF RECTIFICATION OF UNLAWFUL ACTIVITY

NOTICE OF INTENTION TO SUBMIT AN APPLICATION IN TERMS OF 24G OF NEMA FOR THE UNLAWFUL COMMENCEMENT OF ACTIVITIES IDENTIFIED IN TERMS OF THE ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT REGULATIONS: FAIRLAND DROP OFF SITE ON 118 5TH AVENUE FAIRLAND IN RANDBURG

Notice is hereby given in terms of Section 24G of the National Environmental Management Act, 1998 (Act No. 107 of 1998)(NEMA), as amended that Pikitup will be applying to Gauteng Department of Agriculture and Rural Development – GDARD for rectification of unlawful commencement of a listed activity associated with the expansion of existing drop off site in Fairland.

Description of unlawful activity – Scope of work entails construction of guardhouse, storage compartment, access ramp for bulk bins and sorting facilities.

Subject LocationSubject property is located at no 118-5th avenue in Fairland, Randburg within the City of Johannesburg in Gauteng Province.

Commencement Date: It is estimated that the first activity started in 2001 and the 2nd expansion started on the 6th  of June 2022.

Figure 1 – Locality Map

Relevant Listed Activity:

Waste Management Act
CATEGORYSECTIONDESCRIPTION
C6The sorting, shredding, grinding, crushing screening or bailing of general waste at a facility that has an operational area in excess of 1000 square meters
Environmental Authorisation
GN.R324ACTIVITY NODESCRIPTION
312The clearance of an area of 300 square meters or more of indigenous vegetation except where such clearance of indigenous vegetation is required for maintenance purposes undertaken in accordance with a maintenance management plan. (C) Gauteng (ii) within critical biodiversity areas, or ecological support areas identified in the Gauteng Conservation Plan or bioregional plans

Invitation to participate: Parties wishing to comment or to be registered as interested and affected parties are requested to forward their objections and comments (with reasons), no later than twenty (20) days later the publication of this advertisement (24th of July 2022) to:

Mrs Grace Magaya

GKM Consulting Services PTY LTD

74 3rd Street Northmead Benoni

No: +27 81 494 1611

Email Address: grace@gkmenvironmental.co.za

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