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Public Advisory – Planned Water Disruption Notice – Nepani Area

The Water Authority of Fiji (WAF) wishes to advise our customers that we will be undertaking operational activities to assist in ensuring more consistent overall reservoir levels. Due to this critical operation, our customers living in the areas listed below may experience low water pressure from Sunday (18/4/21) until further notice.

We kindly ask that residents in affected areas prepare accordingly and store enough water for 2 to 3 days worth of use.

Affected areas (elevated areas)
Nepani Rd
Nadawa Rd
Maqbool Rd
Ratu Dovi Rd (Nepani Junction to Kinoya Junction)
Dogo Place
Kinoya Village
Reba Circle
Nasilivata Rd
Qarase Rd
Church Street
Chandraiya Street
Mandir Street
Lower Yasiyasi Rd
Kabote Street
Visako Circle
Kuluvotu Place
Manulevu Place
Soqe Place

We sincerely apologise for any inconvenience caused and we seek your understanding and patience until such time supplies normalise.

For further enquiries, customers can call 3346777 or shortcode 5777 (Vodafone, Digicel & Inkk users) or email

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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.