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20/02/2017 - HPA AQMP Midterm review Draft Report for public comment
The Department of Environmental Affairs (DEA) conducted the medium term review for the Highveld Priority Area (HPA) Air Quality Management Plan (AQMP). The purpose of the medium term review was to establish the current status of air quality in the HPA and to inform objectives that ensure improvement in air quality in the area. Interested and affected parties are invited to submit their comments. The documentation can be download from the following location; Alternatively click on the search documents icon on SAAQIS home page and scroll to the title "Draft Legislation and other documentation for public comment" ... Read More
An AQMP describes the current state of air quality in an area, how it has been changing over recent years, and what could be done to ensure clean air quality in a region.It prevides goals and objectives for a region and prescribes short - and long - term policies and contro;s to improve air quality.It requires action by government, business, industry, Non Governmental Organisation(NGO's) and the population, as its success will depend on support from all these sectors.  
AQMP Legislation 
              National Framework for Air Quality Management in South Africa
AQMP Tools 
              Manual for Air Quality Management Planning
Provincial AQMP development status 
Province AQMP 
Free State  
Northern Cape  
Western Cape Western Cape AQMP  
Gauteng Gauteng AQMP  
North West North West AQMP  
Limpopo Limpopo AQMP  
Eastern Cape Eastern Cape AQMP  
District Municipality AQMP development status 
District ID AQMP
1 City of Cape Town Metropolitan Municipality
2 West Coast District Municipality
5 Chris Hani District Municipality
10 Lejweleputswa District Municipality
12 Cape Winelands District Municipality
13 Fezile Dabi District Municipality
23 Overberg District Municipality
29 Capricon District Municipality AQMP  
30 Waterberg District AQMP  
31 Bojanala District AQMP  
34 Eden District Municipality
41 Greater Sekhukhune District Municipality  
42 West Rand District AQMP  
47 France Baard District Municipality
48 Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality AQMP  
49 Ethekwini Metropolitan Minicipality AQMP
50 Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality AQMP  
51 Nelson Mandela Bay AQMP  
52 City Of Tshwane AQMP  
53 Buffalo City Metropolitan Municiplality