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Dam Safety Regulations, 2016 (L.I. 2236).

Country/Territory
Ghana
Document type
Regulation
Date
2016
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Water
Keyword
Institution Waterworks Disasters Flood Transport/storage Hydropower generation
Geographical area
Africa, Western Africa
Abstract

These Regulations concern the safety of dams and establish the Dam Safety Unit and the Inter-Agency Committee on Dam Safety. These Regulations apply to an existing dam or a proposed dam that is determined by the Water Resources Commission to have a safety risk. The Dam Safety Unit shall implement these Regulations on behalf of the Commission. The Regulations provide for the registration and licensing of dams. ) A person who owns a dam or operates a dam shall, apply to the Commission for the regi

Full text
English
Website
www.wrc-gh.org