Office physical address
The National Environment Management Council (NEMC) office for the Lake Zone is based in Mwanza. It is located at Igogo Area, Lake Victoria Basin Water Board Compound. It can be reached through the following addresses:
P.O. BOX 11045
Telephone: + 255-28-2541679
The NEMC – Lake Zone started its operations in 2009, with the goal of bringing its services close to people. The Zonal Office carries activities of NEMC Head Quarters, related to raising awareness to stakeholders; planning and research on environment; environmental compliance and enforcement; environmental impact assessment; environmental monitoring; coordinating environmental activities; and all other activities that NEMC has to perform as required by the Environmental Management Act (Cap 191).
The Lake Zone covers six regions, namely Mwanza, Shinyanga, Geita, Kagera, Mara and Simiyu. The Regions with respective Districts are as follow: