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Advanced Water Supply Disruption Notification.

The Water Authority of Fiji would like to advise our valued customers that due to the current ongoing rainfall brought about by TD 03F, increased turbidity levels are being received at our Tamavua Water Treatment Plant. It is projected that turbidity levels will continue to increase and as such water production will be impacted and cause low reservoir levels and water supply service disruptions.

We kindly ask our customers in the following areas to, as a precaution, start storing water, when it is available, and boil all drinking water before consumption, as the current inclement weather conditions are expected to persist over the next couple of days.

Affected areas:

Tamavua Feed:

Elevated Areas along, Upper Ragg Avenue, Mika Dreu Pl, Pathik Crescent, Amputch St, Princess Road & Samabula, Mead Road, Nailuva, Delainavesi, Panaromic, Uduya Point, Waiqanake, Osonabukete, Beniveli, Veisari, LDS, Qomate, Niranji, Tamavua Koro, Deovji, Upper Mead road, Lovoni

Nagatugatu reservoir:

No Water all feeding from Nagatugatu – Wrong Turn, Sakoca, Upper Khalsa, Tacirua Hts, Nagatugatu Residents next to Reservoir

Tacirua reservoir:

Low pressure to No Water – All feeding from Tacirua Reservoir – Tamavua Koro, Upper Ragg, Deovji St, Tacirua Bus, Amputch St, Princess Rd

Dokanisuva reservoir:

Low pressure to No Water – All feeding from Dokanaisuva – Seventh Day Church Dokanaisuva to Tacirua Fijian School, Vunuleba Settlement

Colo-i-Suva reservoir:

Low pressure to No Water – All feeding from Colo-i-Suva – Naisogo, Colo-i-Suva Crest Chicken, Princess Rd, Marshall Rd, Taqairua, Vunikawai, Uluibeka, Colanaivau, Valesasa, Naitaqiri Nillgrey

For further inquiries as well as water carting requests, customers can call 334 6777 or short code 5777 (all networks) or email

We sincerely apologise for any incovenience and thank you for your patience and understanding during this time.


What is the process and fee for a new water connection?

How much is the Lodgment fee?

  • House under construction / Vacant land / Commercial or Industrial
    • $101.00.
  • Completely built house. – [Please provide a letter from the lands department and/ or completion certificate ]
    • $21.95. [Please provide a letter from the lands department. completion certificate or Stamped Statutory declaration on the completion of the house]

Processing Time

  • Inspection to Approval – 15 Working days from the inspection date.
  • Installation – 30 Working days from payment of New Connection cost, on a first-come, first-serve basis. [Stakeholder processing may cause delays]. *Note: Approval of installation is valid for 3 months from the date of issue.

How much does the new connection cost?

  • Type A – $285 [“T” from existing connection] Type B $345 [direct connection from WAF main line]
  • New connection costs for Commercial and Industrial customers will be estimated according to requirements and a cost will be provided.
  • Road Crossing/ Service Enlargement is payable if required for additional meters requested. This will be communicated when the approval of internal and external stakeholders are obtained. WAF on behalf of FRA will refund any unused monies to the customer where applicable.