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Public Advisory – Unplanned Water Disruption Notice

The Water Authority of Fiji (WAF) wishes to advise its customers that the Tamavua Water Treatment Plant is experiencing reduced inflow, due to mechanical issues affecting Pump No. 2 at the Waimanu Pumping Station.

As a result, our customers in the areas listed below will experience a temporary disruption in their water supply.

Affected areas are:

Upper Delanivesi including:

⚬ Baka Road
⚬ Palm Drive (Lami)
⚬ Lester Street
⚬ Sote Road 1 & 2
⚬ Yadrana Settlement Road 1 & 2
⚬ Nakauvadra Road
⚬ Yasi Road
⚬ Kaunitoni Road
⚬ Qaranivalu Road (Lami)
⚬ Bulou Road
⚬ Rogovoka Road
⚬ Naicobocobo Road

Upper Areas of Lami Village Road Including:

⚬ Rokodrawe Road
⚬ Nakurukuru Village Access Road
⚬ Upper Valenicina Road
⚬ Qauia Street
⚬ Upper Naimawi Street
⚬ Waivote
⚬ Nakula Street
⚬ Kalekana Settlement Road
⚬ Panaromic Road
⚬ Muaivuso Road
⚬ Muaivuso Village
⚬ Waikanake Village
⚬ Osonabukete
⚬ Benaiveli

Elevated areas along Rewa Street including:

⚬ Kikau Street
⚬ Upper Sese Street

Upper Nailuva Road including:

⚬ Nararo Road
⚬ Raisara Street
⚬ Albert Lee

Elevated areas along:

⚬ Matanitobua Street
⚬ Ritova Street
⚬ Kini Street

Customers along Princess Road and Mead Road including:

⚬ Tacirua Heights
⚬ Tacirua to Tamavua Village
⚬ Khalsa Road
⚬ Upper Ragg Avenue
⚬ Dokanaisuva
⚬ Coloisuva
⚬ Upper Mead Road (Between Princess Road & Lovoni Road)
⚬ Upper Bureta Street
⚬ Maharaj Place

Elevated areas along:

⚬ Lakeba Street
⚬ Fulaga Street
⚬ Moala Street

Customers in the above areas are kindly advised to store in their homes, sufficient amounts of water to last them for at least 2 to 3 days and are requested to use water wisely during this temporary disruption period.

Our teams are working towards rectifying the issue as soon as possible,

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 5777 (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.