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Planned Water Disruption Advisory – Tacirua East (New Subdivision)

The Water Authority of Fiji (WAF) wishes to inform customers that our teams will be undertaking testing of the new 3 million litres treated water reservoir along Tacirua East Road, off Khalsa Road in Nasinu.

This test will consist of the activation of the Reservoir today (27/11) from 10 am onwards. This is part of WAF’s on-going efforts in improving water supply, which will address intermittent supply issues.

Customers in the following areas are advised that they may experience minor disruption to normal supply during the testing window.

Affected areas:

• Tacirua East Road

• Niubalavu Road

• Qakilo Road

• Niuvasa Road

• Niudamu Road

• Niubasoga Road

• Walai Crescent

• Qanibilo Road

• Vara Road

• Vurai Crescent

We sincerely apologise for any inconvenience caused and we seek your patience and understanding until such time the water supply normalises.

Customers are urged to call WAF on 5777 when their supply is affected during this period as the Authority will need this data in order to reset the feedzone, if needed.

For further enquiries, customers can call 334 6777 or short code 5777 (all mobile networks), or email


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.