PROPOSED CONSTRUCTION OF HOUSE ON ERF 60803, BONNIE DOON, EAST LONDON:
DRAFT BASIC ASSESSMENT REPORT FOR PUBLIC REVIEW
(DFFE Reference Number: TBA)
Mr. Patilizwe Mdoda (The "Applicant") is proposing the construction of a house is to take place on Erf 60803, which is located in the Bonnie Doon suburb in East London within the jurisdiction of the Buffalo City Metropolitan Municipality (BCMM). The site is accessed via the Old Transkei Road, 700m from the R72 Northeast Expressway. The property is part of the Wren’s Nest gated complex community along the Nahoon River.
Erf 60803 is 1500 m2 in extent. The existing building has been mostly demolished, except for a small portion of the building which still remains. The footprint of the new house will be 222 m2 and an 81 m2 terrace, and will consist of three levels, basement, ground floor and first floor.
There is an existing municipal water connection. The sewer is currently connected to a septic tank. The septic tank will be removed, and the sewer connected to the BCMM municipal system. Additional features include a swimming pool and parking area.
The proposed development requires a Basic Assessment Process due to National Environmental Management Act (NEMA) (Act No. 107 of 1998, as amended) Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Regulations (2014, as amended) Listing Notice 1 activities. Coastal and Environmental Services (Pty) Ltd ("CES") has been appointed to undertake the Basic Assessment Process.
Published: 15 March 2022
Review Period: 15 March - 26 April 2022
Contact Person: Ms Lunga Mbulana
Tel: +27 (0) 875491626