Lonmin Western Platinum FBAR - Decommissioning


Final Basic Assessment Report available for review

Project:           Application for a waste management licence for the decommissioning of a defunct general waste incinerator at Lonmin Western Platinum Precious Metal Refinery, Brakpan

Applicant:                  Lonmin Western Platinum

Reference number:    12/9/11/L18060411440/3

Jones & Wagener (Pty) Ltd Engineering & Environmental Consultants (J&W) has been appointed by Lonmin Western Platinum to undertake the Waste License Application including a Basic Assessment and associated Environmental Management Programme (EMPr) for the proposed decommissioning of a defunct general waste incinerator.

The Final Basic Assessment Report (CBAR) is available for your review and comments from 17th August to 17th September 2018.  Should you have any comments please submit these to Mr. Shiba Sebone (DEA) and  Ms Anelle Lötter (J&W), the public participation officer for the application. You can submit your comments by email as follows:

Department of Environmental Affairs (DEA)
Contact persons: Mr Shiba Sebone
Tel: 012 399 9783
Email: Ssebone@environment.gov.za
Jones & Wagener (J&W)
Contact person: Ms Anelle Lötter
Tel: 012) 667 4860
Email: anelle@jaws.co.za
DEA reference number: 12/9/11/L18060411440/3

The following are the next steps in the process:

  • The DEA will issue or decline the Waste License, providing reasons for their decision;
  • Stakeholders will be notified of the DEA’s decision within 14 days of receipt of receiving notification from the DEA;
  • Stakeholders will be informed about the details of the appeal process. Any party may appeal the decision taken by the competent authority.

For more information contact:

Anelle Lötter, Tel: (012) 667 4860, Fax: (012) 667 6129, Email: anelle@jaws.co.za


  • FBAR and its appendices