of the applicant or a representative
Waiting time until next step:
Min. 1 day - Max. 5 days
Ministerial order n°003/2008 of 15/08/2008 relating to the requirements and procedure for invironmental impact assessment
articles 4, 5
General guidelines and procedure for environment impact assesment
See appendix 4 for sample Terms of Reference for EIA study
Ministerial Order N°004 establishing the list of works, activities and projects that have to undertake an environment impact assessment
articles 2, 4andannex
Terms of reference, transmission of terms of reference and list of EIA experts are uploaded in in the online application system by the assigned focal person.
Not all projects require an EIA. The focal person will advise on way forward after full assessment:
- Level 3: full EIA
- Level 2: partial EIA
- Level 1: non objection clearance (end of the process)
This step applies to outcome "Level 3": the focal person will send the terms of reference for the EIA study and a list of EIA experts to the applicant so that they can carry out the EIA study.
In case of outcome "Level 2", the applicant will receive a letter of approval and an environmental management plan with necessary guidelines.
If the outcome is "Level 1", the applicant will receive a letter of approval: "non objection clearance".
For Level 1 & 2, this will be the last step.