Minister Bredell said the Biodiversity Act, which was signed into law earlier in November 2021 and which will come into effect in a phased manner.
- Commencement of the Western Cape Biodiversity Act, 2021
- 16 Day of Activism
- WC Gov first to adopt Inclusionary Housing Policy
- World Soil Day | 5 December 2022
- Requirement to be a Registered EAP Comes into Effect
Welcome to the Department of Environmental Affairs and Development Planning.
Our mandate is to enable a resilient, sustainable, quality and inclusive living environment for all.
We’re committed to improving urban and rural areas through enhanced management of land, an enhanced climate change plan,
and better living conditions for all.
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