Basic Assessment (BA) Process for the Proposed Kayamandi Northern Extension Water Supply Pump Station, Pipelines and a Reservoir, Western Cape


The Stellenbosch Municipality is undertaking planning and infrastructure provision for the establishment of the Kayamandi Bulk Water Supply Pipe and Reservoir. AECOM SA (Pty) Ltd (AECOM) has been appointed to undertake a  BA process to obtain Environmental Authorisation (EA) in terms of Government Notice Regulations (GNR) No. 982, 983 and 985 of the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Regulations (2014), as amended, as promulgated in terms of the National Environmental Management Act, 1998 (Act No. 107 of 1998) (NEMA), as amended.


The draft BA Report must be made available to stakeholders for public comment. As such, an electronic copy of the original draft BA Report was made available on this link for a period of thirty (30) days from 10 December 2020 to 01 February 2021 until 01 February 2021. Comments arising from the original 30-day review required updating of the Draft BA Report and the updated report (Draft BA Report Version 2) must also be made available for comment for 30 days, to enable registered I&APs to comment on the changes to the draft BA Report (Version 2) documents.


Draft BA Report Version 2 and associated documents will be made available at this link from 28 April to 27 May 2021.


2. DEADP Draft BAR Submission 2020-04-27


3. DEA&DP EMPR Submission 2020-04-27

4. DEA&DP MMP Submission 2020-04-27