Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA)
The CPCT is registered to provides consultancy on conducting Environmental Impact Assessment as a requirement of the Environmental Impact Assessment and Audit Regulations, 2005 (G.N No. 349 of 2005) and the Environmental Management Act, Cap 191 of 2004 (EMA).
Section 50 (1) of the Environmental Impact Assessment and Audit Regulations, 2005 requires that in executing project or development, after the environmental impact statement has been approved by the Minister, or after the initial audit of an ongoing project, the proponent or the developer shall take all practical measures to ensure the implementation of the environmental management plan by;
- Carrying out annual auditing;
- Preparing an environmental audit report after each audit and submitting the report to the National Environment Management Council annually or as may be prescribed by the Council.
The CPCT has registered and experienced experts for carrying out EIA. The center also has adequate equipments for taking measurements during the EIA