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Environmental Law Research Institute (ELRI)

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COMPILATION OF
INSTITUTIONS &
WASTE MANAGEMENT REGULATIONS IN NIGERIA


As part of proactive measures by government to preserve the environment and protect its inhabitants from hazardous
wastes and nuisance, the Nigerian government and several states there
in have established various governmental
authorities and agencies that would ensure efficient and effective mode of management waste in th
e country. The
following are a

list of solid waste management stakeholders and major actors at both the Federal and St
ate level;





National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency



Federal Ministry
of Environment

(FMOE)



State Ministries of Environment



Lagos State Waste Disposal Board (LSWDB)



Lagos State Environmental Protection Agency (LASEPA)



Lagos Stat
e Waste Management Authority(LAWMA)



Lagos State Waste management Agency operatives (PSP)



Kano State Environmental Protection Agency



Oyo State Environmental Protection Commission



Ministry of Water Resources



National Oil Spill Detection and Response Agency (
NOSDRA)



Federal Ministry of Environment, Housing and Urban Development (FMEHUD)



Department of Petroleum Resources



Kaduna State Environmental Protection Agency



State Environmental Protection Agencies (SEPAs)



River State Environmental Protection Agency



Feder
al Ministry of Environment, Housing and Urban Development (FMEHUD))



Urban Development Board



Anambra State Environmental Protection Agency



Enugu State Environmental Protection Agency



Abuja Environmental Protection Agency



Abia State Ministry of Environment,
Umuahia



Abia State Environmental Protection Agency



Adamawa State Ministry of Environment, Yola



Akwa Ibom State Ministry of Environment & Mineral Resources, Uyo



Anambra State Ministry of Environment, Mineral Resources, Science & Technology, Akwa



Bauchi Stat
e Environmental Protection Agency, Bauchi



Bayelsa State Ministry of Environment



Bayelsa State Environmental Sanitation Authority, Yenagoa



Benue State Environmental Sanitation Authority (BENSESA), Makurdi



Borno State Ministry of Environment, Maiduguri



Borno

State Rural Water & Sanitation Agency, Maiduguri



Cross River Ministry of Environment, Calabar.



Delta State Waste Management Board, Asaba



Ebonyi State Ministry of Health & Environmental, Abakaliki,



Edo State Environmental & Waste Management Board, Benin Ci
ty



Ekiti State Waste Management Board, Ado Ekiti



Enugu State Waste Management Authority, Enugu



Gombe State Ministry of Water Resources & Environment, Gombe



Gombe State Environmental Sanitation & Protection Agency, Gombe



Imo State Ministry of Petroleum & En
vironment, Owerri


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Imo State Environmental Protection Agency



Imo State Bureau for Sanitation & Transport



Jigawa State Ministry of Environment, Dutse



Jigawa State Rural Water Supply & Sanitation Agency, Dutse.



Kaduna State Ministry of Environment & Natural R
esources, Kaduna



Kaduna State Waste & Sanitation Project, Kaduna



Kano State Refuse Management & Sanitation Board (REMASAB), Kano



Kano State Rural Water Supply & Sanitation Agency (RUWASA), Kano



Katsina State Rural Water Supply & Sanitation Agency, Katsina



Kebbi State Ministry of Environment, Birnin Kebbi



Kogi State Ministry of Environment & Physical Planning Development, Lokoja



Kogi State Environmental Protection Board, Lokoja



Kogi State Sanitation & Water Management Board, Lokoja



Kwara State Ministry of En
vironment & Tourism, Ilorin



Kwara State Environmental Protection Agency, Ilorin



Niger State Environmental Protection Agency, Minna



Ogun State Ministry of Environment


Abeokuta



Ogun State Environmental Protection Agency, Abeokuta



Ondo State Waste Managemen
t Authority, Akure



Osun State Ministry of Environment, Osogbo



Osun State Environmental Protection Agency, Osogbo



Oyo State Ministry of Environment & Water Resources, Ibadan



Ibadan Waste Management Authority, Ibadan



Plateau Rural Water Supply & Sanitation A
gency, Jos



Plateau State Environmental Protection & Sanitation Agency, Jos



River State Ministry of Environment, Port Harcourt



River State Environmental Sanitation Authority, Port Harcourt



Taraba State Environmental Protection Agency, Jalingo



Taraba State R
ural Water Supply & Environmental Sanitation Agency, Jalingo



Yobe State Ministry of Environment, Damaturu



Yobe State Environmental Protection Agency, Damaturu



Zamfara State Ministry of Environment & Solid Minerals Development, Zamfara



Waste Management Soci
ety of Nigeria



Waste Management Society of Nigeria, Akwa Ibom



Waste Management Society of Nigeria, Benue State



Waste Management Society of Nigeria, Kano State



Waste Management Society of Nigeria, Lagos State



Waste Management Society of Nigeria, Niger State



Waste Management Society of Nigeria, Delta State



Waste Management Society of Nigeria, Ondo State



Waste Management Society of Nigeria, FCT










Environmental Law Research Institute (ELRI)

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STATUTORY REGULATIONS GUIDING SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT IN NIGERIA




THE NATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL STANDARDS AND RE
GULATIONS ENFORCEMENT AGENCY ACT
2007 (NESREA ACT)


After the repealing of the Federal Environmental Protection Act of 1988, the NESREA Act
, 2007

became the
major statutory regulation or instrument guiding environmental matters in Nigeria. It specially mak
es provision
for solid waste management and its administration

and prescribes sanction for

offences or acts which run
contrary to proper and adequate waste disposal procedures and practices.





ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT ACT OF 1992


The purpose of the

EIA Act is to among other things establish before a decision taken by any person, authority
corporate body or unincorporated body including the Government of the Federation, State or Local
Government intending to undertake or authorise the undertaking of
any activity that may likely or to a
significant extent affect the environment. Such activities include the disposal of solid waste in the environment.





NATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL (SANITATION AND WASTES CONTROL) REGULATIONS, 2009


This regulation that was pro
mulgated in 2009 among other things makes adequate provisions for waste
control and environmental sanitation including punishments in cases of malfeasances.




THE HARMFUL WASTE (SPECIAL CRIMINAL PROVISIONS, ETC) ACT

The Decree prohibits the Carrying, deposi
ting and dumping of harmful waste on any land, territorial Waters,
contagious zone, Exclusive Economic Zone of Nigeria or its inland Water ways and prescribes severe
penalties for any person found guilty of any Crime relating thereto.




THE NEP (POLLUTION A
BATEMENT IN INDUSTRIES AND FACILITIES GENERATING WASTE)
REGULATIONS


Restrictions are imposed hereunder on the release of toxic substances and requirement of Stipulated
Monitoring of pollution to ensure permissible limits are not exceeded; Unusual and acci
dental discharges;
Contingency plans; Generator's liabilities; Strategies of waste reduction and safety for workers.




THE MANAGEMENT OF SOLID AND HAZARDOUS WASTES REGULATIONS


These regulate the collection, treatment and disposal of solid and hazardous was
te for municipal and
industrial sources and give the comprehensive list of chemicals and chemical waste by toxicity categories.




THE NATIONAL OIL SPILL DETECTION AND RESPONSE AGENCY ACT 2005 (NOSDRA ACT)


This statutory regulation makes adequate regulation
s on w
aste emanating from oil production and exploration

and its potential consequences to the environment
.







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THE NATIONAL EFFLUENTS LIMITATIONS REGULATION


This instrument makes it mandatory that industrial facilities install anti
-
pollution equipmen
t, make provision for
further effluent treatment, prescribe maximum limit of effluent parameters allowed for discharge, and spell out
penalties for contravention.




THE NATIONAL GUIDELINES AND STANDARDS FOR ENVIRONMENTAL POLLUTION CONTROL IN
NIGERIA.


This
was launched on March 12th 1991 and represents the basic instrument for monitoring and controlling
industrial and urban pollution.




NATIONAL POLICY ON ENVIRONMENT


Launched by Government on 27th Novemb
er 1989, this document prescribe

guideline and strategi
es for
achieving the Policy Goal of Sustainable Development


OTHER
REGULATIONS AT STATE LEVEL




Lagos State Waste Disposal Law



Lagos State Environmental Protection Agency (LASEPA) Law



Lagos State Waste Management Authority(LAWMA) Law



Kano State Environmenta
l Protection Agency Law



Oyo State Environmental Protection Agency Law



Kaduna State Environmental Protection Agency



River State Environmental Protection Agency Law



Anambra State Environmental Protection Agency Law



Enugu State Environmental Protection Agency

Law



Abuja Environmental Protection Agency Law



Imo State Environmental Protection Agency Law



Abia State Environmental Protection Law



Bauchi State Environmental Protection Agency Law



Bayelsa State Environmental Sanitation Authority Law



Benue State Environme
ntal Sanitation Authority (BENSESA) Law



Borno State Rural Water & Sanitation Agency Law



Delta State Waste Management Law



Edo State Environmental & Waste Management Law



Ekiti State Waste Management Law



Enugu State Waste Management Authority Law



Gombe State
Environmental Sanitation & Protection Agency Law



Imo State Bureau For Sanitation & Transport Law



Jigawa State Rural Water Supply & Sanitation Agency Law



Kaduna State Waste & Sanitation Law



Kano State Refuse Management & Sanitation (REMASA) Law



Kano State R
ural Water Supply & Sanitation Agency Law



Katsina State Rural Water Supply & Sanitation Agency Law


Environmental Law Research Institute (ELRI)

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Kogi State Environmental Protection Law



Kogi State Sanitation & Water Management Law



Kwara State Environmental Protection Agency Law



Imo State Environmental
Protection Agency Amendment Law



Niger State Environmental Protection Agency Law



Ogun State Environmental Protection Agency Law Of 1995



Ondo State Waste Management Authority Law



Osun State Environmental Protection Agency Law



Ibadan Waste Management Authorit
y Law



Plateau Rural Water Supply & Sanitation Agency Law



Plateau State Environmental Protection & Sanitation Agency Law



Taraba State Environmental Protection Agency Law



Taraba State Rural Water Supply & Environmental Sanitation Agency Law



Yobe State Enviro
nmental Protection Agency Law



Ibadan Waste
Management Authority

(IWMA
)



The National Environmental Standards And Regulations Enforcement Agency, Kebbi