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Public Advisory – Planned Water Disruption Notice

Our customers living in the following areas will be experiencing a disruption in their water supply from 6:00pm tonight, 21 October 2021 until further notice, due to emergency valve replacement works at Vitogo Parade opposite the Post Office.

We kindly request customers prepare accordingly and store enough water for 2 to 3 days worth of use.

Affected areas are:

⚬ Tavewa Avenue
⚬ Vitogo Parade
⚬ Marine Drive
⚬ Walu Street
⚬ Daniva Street
⚬ Salala Place
⚬ Waterfront Hotel
⚬ Kings Wharf
⚬ Tropik Wood Stockpile
⚬ Pacific Beverages
⚬ Whole of Vetari Industrial Area

Water carting trucks are on standby and can be requested by calling shortcode 1507 (all mobile networks).

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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.