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Development Approval Applications

AssessmentDetail and locationDateClient
Water Use Licence Application/ General AuthorisationFor the proposed Zintwala Pole Treatment Plant Zintwala area, ward 18, Umzimkhulu Local Municipality, Harry Gwala District KZNApril 2017- CurrentHectoScan (Pty) Ltd
S24G Environmental Impact ReportFor The Construction of a Dam and Transformation of Virgin Lands On The Remaining Extent Of Portion 11 Of Farm Strydpoort No. 1136, Known As El Dorado, Near Winterton In The Okhahlamba Local Municipality Within The Uthukela District Of Kwa-Zulu NatalNovember 2016- CurrentMr Driemeyer Mara Farm
Basic Assessment ReportProposed expansion of diesel storage facilities, PMB Petroleum (Pty) Ltd, CB Downes Rd, Mkondeni, Msundusi Local Municipality within the uMgungundlovu District, KZNNovember 2016-CurrentPMB Petroleum
S24G Environmental Impact ReportFor Torwoodlea Lodge, near Wartburg, Umshwati Local Municipality, uMgungundlovu District Municipality, KwaZulu-NatalSeptember 2016- CurrentDieter Oellermann Torwoodlea Lodge
Basic Assessment ReportProposed development of wedding venue, including restaurant and accommodation on Portion 1 of Erf 3350, Pietermaritzburg, 335A Parker Road, Chase Valley, Msunduzi Local Municipality, uMgungundlovu District Municipality, KwaZulu-NatalSeptember 2016- CurrentAnton Venter
Environmental ConsiderationsAccess to Crestholme Farm, Portion 178 of the Farm Beaulieu Estate number 1412, near Richmond, Richmond Local Municipality, uMgungundlovu District Municipality, KwaZulu-NatalSep-16Gaville Trust
Water Use Licence ApplicationAgriSud Africa Hazelnuts, Franklin, Greater Kokstad Local Municipality, Harry Gwala District of KwaZulu-NatalAugust 2016-CurrentAgriSud Africa
Environmental Impact AssessmentFor Proposed Construction of Residential Flats On Sub 2, 3 And 4 (Of 1) Of Erf 489 Pietermaritzburg, Located in Zwartkop Road, Prestbury, Msunduzi Local Municipality, Umgungundlovu District, KZNApril 2016- CurrentGraeme Campbell Landowner
Basic Assessment ReportProposed establishment of new piggery grower site, On the Farm Grafton Portion 2 of the Farm Broadmoor No 15602, Portion 2 of Fieldhead No 8342 Mpofana Local Municipality, uMgungunglovu Municipality, KZNApr-16Butt Farming (Pty) Ltd
Environmental Management ProgrammeProposed establishment of a new piggery grower site on the Farm Grafton, Portion 2 of the Farm Broadmoor No. 15602, Portion 2 of Fieldhead No. 8342 Mpofana Local Municipality, uMgungundlovu District Municipality, KwaZulu-NatalApril 2016- CurrentButt Farming (Pty) Ltd
Water Use Licence Application and Integrated Water and Waste Management PlanFor Amber Lee Residential Estate, Erf 4186, Howick, uMngeni Local Municipality, uMgungundlovu District, Kwa-Zulu NatalMarch 2016- CurrentAmber developments/ Logivest 9 (Pty) Ltd
Environmental Management ProgrammeFor the construction of a diesel depot, On the Farm Magnum No 15465 located within the Mooi River in the Mpofana Loacl Municipality, Umgungundlovu District of KZNJan-16Chris Liebenberg
Assessment of Impact SignificanceFor the approved establishment of a Mixed Use development on Portion 621 (of 592) of the Farm Vaalkop and Dadelfontein No. 885 and Remainder of 592 of the Farm Vaalkop and Dadelfontein No. 885, Ashburton, Msunduzi Local Municipality, Umgungundlovu District Municipality, KZN.September 2015-CurrentCherry Moss Trade & Invest 48
Full Scoping and EIAProposed construction of a Smallhoek Dam on Dewdrop watercourse Remainder of subdivision 4 (of 1), of the farm Smallhoek No. 1282, near Ladysmith, in the Okhahlamba Local Municipality within the uThukela District of KZNAugust 2015-CurrentGreen H Ranches cc
Basic Assessment ReportFor a proposed abattoir and feedlot, on the farm known as Riverside, Portion 3 and 23 of No. 1163 Doornspruit near Colenso, Okhahlamba Local Municipality within the uThukela District.Apr-17Riverside Farm
Basic Assessment ReportFor the proposed breaking of 100 ha of virgin land, Portion 10 of the Farm Kopleegte No. 1154 near Colenso, in the Okhahlamba Local, uThukela District, KZNApr-16Kopleegte Farm
Basic Assessment ReportProposed dairy and associated activities, On Southdown Farm, Rem of Portion 1 of the farm Warsash No. 1966, Southdown, Nottingham Road, Umgungundlovu District, Umgeni Local, KZNDec-15Rene Stubbs
Waste Management LicenseProposed new dairy operation, including effluent lagoon, on Rockfontein, Eastwolds Ingwe Local, Harry Gwala District, KZNNov-15P.D Hauff and Sons
Waste Management LicenseProposed new dairy operation, including effluent lagoon On Elgin Farm, Underberg, KwaSani Local, Sisonke District, KZNNov-15Bonsma Farming
Environmental Management ProgrammeFor the approved Panorama Gardens Business Development, Erf 783 Panorama Gardens, Msunduzi Local Municipality, uMgungundlovu District, KZNSep-15DevRog Family Trust
Waste Management License adviseProposed new dairy operation, including effluent lagoon on Shawlands Farm, Nottingham Road Umgeni Local Municipality, uMgungundlovu District Municipality, KwaZulu-NatalMay-15Chris and Matt Worrall Shawlands Farm
Environmental Management ProgrammeTugela Ferry (Khonzinkosi) filling station, including associated operational & management activities, Msinga Local Municipality, Umzimyathi District, KZNApr-15Ganton Properties CC
Basic Assessment ReportFor the establishment of an Eco-Centre, Bush Camp, Amphitheatre & Retreat with Permaculture Training Garden, On Galago Farm, Ashburton, Msunduzi Local Municipality, Umgungundlovu District Municipality, KZNMar-15Galago Farm
Full Scoping and EIAProposed Klippoort Dam, Near Ladysmith, Emnambithi/Ladysmith Municiplaity, KZNMarch 2015- CurrentArnut Hill (Pty) Ltd
Waste Management LicenseProposed waste management activities at a dairy facility On the farm known as Hartlea, Sub 1 of Lot FP 103, No 7923, Underberg, KwaSani Local, Sisonke District, KZNNov-13Wally Pooler
Waste Management LicenseProposed waste management activities at a dairy facility On the farm known as Twalitshe, Farm Name Yorkshire Wolds, No. 17427, Kamberg, Mooi Mpofana Local, uMgungundlovu District, KZNNov-13Miles March
Waste management Licence QueryProposed organic fertilizer plant, Dimbaza, Eastern CapeOct-13Rocky Reynolds
Environmental Management ProgrammePre-compliance process for the construction of a dwelling within 32m of a watercourse, On Portion 9 of the Farm Siteka No. 14400. Curry’s Post, Umgeni Local Municipality, uMgungundlovu District Municipality, KZNSep-13Bridgette Holley
Environmental Management PlanInjasuti Manufacturing Micro-Sterilization Plant, Sub 534 of 533 of the Farm Dunbar Estate no. 1478, Byrne Valley, Richmond Local Municipality, uMgungundlovu District Municipality, KZNSep-12Andrew Ryan and Craig Stone

Featured Projects

Floodline Report for the development of tented camp along river in northern KZN

A tented camp development is proposed along the Umsunduzi river within the Umkhanyakude area. NatureStamp was appointed to determine the flood hydrology of the river. This included determination of the dimensions of any attenuation features or ineffective flow areas,...

Water Balance & Yield Determination Study for construction of a dam near Winterton, Okhahlamba Local Municipality

A new dam is proposed for construction at the confluence of two small streams outside Winterton. NatureStamp was appointed to conduct a Water Balance and Yield Determination Study to determine streamflow yield of the dam catchments and establish the feasibility of...

Watercourse Rehabilitation for residential apartments in PMB

Residential flats in 3 storeys with associated parking are proposed for Zwartkop area in PMB. The site is adjacent to a small stream that runs at the southern boundary. The site is 45m in width and a 15m watercourse buffer was allocated – which .greatly reduced the...

Wetland-Offset Plan for road construction, Otto’s Bluff, Msunduzi Local Municipality

The applicant proposes construction of a link road between Chase Valley and Otto’s Bluff. The route crosses a watercourse and proposed construction is anticipated to have significant impacts on this system. A wetland offset is required. Wetland offsets address...

Abattoir and feedlot, near Colenso, uThukela District, KZN

The farmer proposed to build an abattoir and associated feedlot to diversify the use of land on his property and receive another source of income apart from the existing cropping enterprise. NatureStamp was contracted to perform an EIA application, in the form of a...

Proposed construction of a dam on watercourse, near Ladysmith, uThukela District, KZN

The farmer proposes to construct an on-stream earthern dam on Dewdrop watercourse for the purposes of stock-watering and irrigation. NatureStamp has been contracted to perform an EIA application, in the form of a Scoping and full EIA, as well as a Water Use License...

Mandini Shopping Centre, Mandeni, iLembe District, KZN

Environmental Authorisation for the Mandeni Shopping Centre was granted in January 2013. The authorization included as a condition that an independent and suitably qualified Environmental Control Officer (ECO) be appointed to monitor the implementation of the...

PMB Petroleum (Pty) Ltd expansion, Mkondeni, PMB

PMB Petroleum proposed to increase their fuel storage capacity by the addition of two 83m3 diesel storage tanks, with a total increased capacity of 166 m3. Development of additional fuel storage at the site had the potential to cause detrimental impacts on the...