Welcome to and thank you for visiting the Umhlaba Environmental Consulting CC web page. The main purpose of this web page is to provide members of the public with our contact details and access to documents that we currently have available for public review (on the Public Participation page)

Umhlaba has been operating since January 2004 and is an independent company specialising in managing, facilitating and compiling documents required to successfully undertake applications for a variety of South African environmental authorisation processes. Our experience and expertise mainly lies within the South African mining industry. The company embraces the concepts of sustainability whereby environmental, social and economic aspects are considered holistically. We encourage our clients to minimise or reduce their environmental footprint and promote the attainment of realistic environmental goals through the documents we compile and advice we provide.

Black Economic Empowerment Status
BEE Category: EME
BEE Status: Level 4
This gives Umhlaba Environmental Consulting CC a procurement recognition level of 100%.

Founding Members
Andrew Nicholson: andrew@umhlaba.co.za
Lynn Jones: lynn@umhlaba.co.za

Public Participation
Public Participation forms an integral part of any environmental authorisation process. In an attempt to reach as many people as possible, Umhlaba has created this web site as one of the ways of making documents available to interested and affected parties (I&AP). Please download the relevant document(s) of interest to you from our Public Participation page and review. We request that all feedback is provided in writing within the time period specified on the comment sheet.