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National Water Act 36 of 1998

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36 of 1998

The National Water Act 36 of 1998 intends:

  • to provide for fundamental reform of the law relating to water resources;
  • to repeal certain laws; and
  • to provide for matters connected therewith.

Commencement

  • 1 October 1999 , Sections 33(4), 37, 38, 40 to 42, 56 to 60 and 163(1) (Gazette 20513 of 1 October 1999)
  • 1  January 1999, Sections 33(1), 33(2) and 33(3) (Gazette 19618 of 24 December 1998)
  • 1 October 1998, Sections 1 to 32, 34 to 36, 39, 43 to 45, 61 to 164 (Gazette 19269 of 25 September 1998)

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