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Lake Naivasha Catchment Area Protection Order, 2012 (L.N. No. 8 of 2013).

Country/Territory
Kenya
Document type
Regulation
Date
2012
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Forestry, Land & soil, Water
Keyword
Forestry protection measures Protection forest Protected area Soil pollution/quality Inland waters Water conservation zone Basin/catchment/watershed Water abstraction Water charges Water rights Policy/planning Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution Data collection/reporting Authorization/permit Inspection Monitoring Offences/penalties
Geographical area
Africa, Eastern Africa
Abstract

This Order of the Water Resources Management Authority declares the Lake Naivasha Catchment Area to be a protected area for the purposes of the Water Act and provides that the Lake Naivasha Catchment Area Water Allocation Plan shall be the basis for allocation of water in the Lake Naivasha Catchment Area. The Authority shall appoint Water Resources Users’ Associations as agents according to the criteria set out in the Second Schedule. Such Associations shall within their areas of geographical ju

Full text
English
Website
www.kenyalaw.org

References - Legislation

Implements

Water Act, 2002 (Cap. 372).

Legislation | Kenya | 2002 (2003) | Repealed

Keyword: Framework law, Basic legislation, Freshwater resources management, Waterworks, Water supply, Policy/planning, Water charges, Institution, Authorization/permit, Irrigation, Drainage/land reclamation, Water conservation zone, Water rights, Basin/catchment/watershed, Inspection, Groundwater, Public water, Special fund, Water shortage/drought, Pollution control

Source: FAO, FAOLEX