Client: Impact Africa Ltd
Impact Africa Ltd - Exploration Activities in Area 2 off the East Coast, South Africa
Impact Africa Ltd (Impact) appointed SLR to undertake an independent audit of the 2014 Environmental Management Programme (EMPr) compiled for oil and gas exploration activities in Exploration Right Area 2 (ER 12/3/276) off the East Coast of South Africa. The purpose of the audit was to evaluate the adequacy of mitigation measures defined in the 2014 EMPr to provide for the avoidance, management and mitigation of environmental impacts. It is important to note that no exploration activities have taken place in Area 2 since the approval of the EMPr and the granting of the Exploration Right in 2014 by the Department of Mineral Resources and Energy.
An independent audit of the 2014 EMPr has been undertaken in terms of Sections 34 and 54A of the EIA Regulations 2014 (as amended). The Audit Report has been submitted to the Petroleum Agency South Africa (PASA) and is available for information purposes below.