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The Water Act, 1956 (Act 54 of 1956 ) and its requirements in terms of water supplies for drinkling water and for waste water treatment and discharge into the environment


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The Water Act, 1956 (Act 54 of 1956 ) and its requirements in terms of water supplies for drinkling water and for waste water treatment and discharge into the environment.

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The drinking water guidelines are not standards as no publication in the Government Gazette of Namibia exists to that effect. However the Cabinet of the Transitional Government for National Unity adopted the existing South African Guidelines (461/85) and the guidelines took effect from 1April 1988 under the signature of the then Secretary for Water Affairs.

Year: 1956

Type: Legal (Act, Gazette, Policy)

Origin: ORASECOM

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