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Public Advisory – Planned Water Disruption Notice


The Water Authority of Fiji (WAF) would like to advise our customers that we will be carrying out urgent air valve installation at Adi Davila Road, Davuilevu Housing, to improve service delivery.

As a result of these essential operations, our customers living in the areas listed below will experience a temporary disruption in their water supply from 8:00pm, Saturday, 19 June 2021, until further notice.

Areas Affected:

– All customers after Lyth Street
– Cargill Street
– Bulu Road
– Tuilovoni Street
– Mastapha Road
– Cowled Place
– Daunoco Road
– Digisau Road
– Malo Road

We kindly ask our customers to prepare accordingly and store enough water for at least 2 to 3 days worth of use.

Water carting teams will be on standby to service the affected areas during this period.

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 short code 1507 (all mobile networks) 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.