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Ministerial Decree No. 144 validating the Regulation on state inspection of the use of water resources.

Country/Territory
Kazakhstan
Document type
Regulation
Date
2004
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Water
Keyword
Surface water Groundwater Water abstraction Water conservation zone Waterworks Inspection
Geographical area
Aral Sea, Asia, Caspian Sea, Central Asia, CIS (Commonwealth of Independent States), Europe and Central Asia, Landlocked Developing Nations, North Asia
Abstract

This Ministerial Decree establishes the modalities of state inspection by the authorized water, environmental, subsoil, sanitary and epidemiological, and also by veterinary and phytosanitary institutions within their sphere of competence of the use and protection of water resources. The objects of inspection shall be: (a) observance of the boundaries of water conservation zones; (b) observance of terms and conditions of international agreements on transboundary waters; (c) observance of rates of water abstraction and water consumption; (d) observance of the operational rules for waterworks; and (e) observance of water monitoring requirements regarding registration of surface water and groundwater.

Full text
Russian
Website
www.carec.kz

References - Legislation

Implements

Water Code (No.481 of 2003).

Legislation | Kazakhstan | 2003 (2023)

Keyword: Basic legislation, Surface water, Groundwater, Policy/planning, Priorities, Freshwater resources management, Water charges, Sewerage, Industrial water use, Liability/compensation, Monitoring, Transboundary effects, Waterworks, Water supply, Irrigation, Drainage/land reclamation, Water rights, Right to water, Offences/penalties, International relations/cooperation, Human rights, Climate change, Local government

Source: FAO, FAOLEX