The South African National Space Agency (SANSA) have lodged an application for an amendment to the environmental authorisation previously issued by the Gauteng Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (GDARD) on 22 September 2010. SANSA propose to construct an additional 81 satellite antennae and an internal access road at the Space Operations facility on Farm Hartebeesthoek 502JQ. The amendment application has been submitted to the National Department of Environment, Forestry and Fisheries (DEFF) for decision making.
Please be advised that the Draft Amendment Report is available for public review and comment. The 30-day review period is from 17 March – 16 April 2021. Please ensure that any comments reach us on or before 16 April 2021.
Published: 11 March 2021 17 March - 16 April 2021
17 March - 16 April 2021
Contact Person: Mr Aidan Gouws
Tel: 010 045 1372
086 410 7593
Draft Amendment Report01 Draft Amendment Report
Appendices02 Appendix A - Curriculum Vitae 03 Appendix B - Ecological Impact Assessment 04 Appendix C - Heritage Impact Assessment 05 Appendix D - Public Participation Process 06 Appendix E - Original EA and BAR 07 Appendix F - Original EMP
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