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Act No. 27 of 2012 containing rules relative to housing, spatial planning and development, and the environment in the special municipalities of Bonaire, Sint-Eustatius en Saba.

Type of law

This Act makes provision for a wide range of matters relative to housing, spatial planning and development, the environment, prevention of pollution and landscape protection. The Minister shall prepare every five years an environment management plan in accordance with section 1.4. Chapter 4 concerns the management of (hazardous) waste and also concerns wastewater discharge and obligations under the Basel Convention on the Control of Transboundary Movements of Hazardous Wastes and their Disposal. Other provisions concern, among other things, freshwater and soil pollution, environmental impact assessment statements (Chapter 7), measures in case of emergencies, enforcement and offences. (11 Chapters)
Date of text
Serial Imprint
Staatsblad, No. 27 of 3 February 2012.
Source language


Legislation Amendment
Original title
Wet van 22 december 2011, houdende regels inzake de volkshuisvesting, de ruimtelijke ordening en het milieubeheer in de openbare lichamen Bonaire, Sint-Eustatius en Saba (Wet volkshuisvesting, ruimtelijke ordening en milieubeheer BES).