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Planned Water Disruption Notice: leaking Nabua Wastewater Pump Station

Maintenance works on the leaking Nabua Wastewater Pump Station DN700 concrete rising main pipeline along Ratu Mara Road, in front of Ratu Sukuna Memorial School continues this weekend.
Water Authority of Fiji (WAF) teams together with relevant utility providers and contractors will carry out maintenance works.
The travelling public is hereby advised to make alternative travel arrangements when commuting from Nasinu along Ratu Mara Road towards Suva City, as both lanes have been reduced to one each way.
Due to the extensive OHS requirements to make the site safe for work, extensive traffic management is currently in place and may cause travel delays.
The Authority also requests that the travelling public be mindful of the workers who are presently working in the area.

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.