PollPrevention-ServicesSpecific developments/facilities such as power generation plants, manufacturing, other industrial and waste management facilities and activities are required under national regulations (NRCA, 1991) to obtain environmental permits and licences based on their direct or indirect effect on the environment and human health. These permits and licences can also be suspended or revoked if facilities are not in compliance with stipulated environmental standards and conditions of approval.

ESL guides developers who wish to apply through the permitting and licencing system as well as assists existing permit holders to maintain compliance, fulfil their environmental obligations, and handle any breaches or consequences associated with holding a permit/licence.