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Public Advisory – Unplanned Water Disruption Notice

The Water Authority of Fiji (WAF) would like to advise that due to a fault with our Pacific Heights booster pump, we will be carrying out the necessary throttling down of main valves for manual filling, which will result in disruptions for our customers living in the areas listed below from 9 pm until the morning.

We kindly advise customers to prepare accordingly and store water beforehand for use during this time.

Areas affected are : Queens highway from Nasasa junction to Galoa

Ø Nasasa, Viwawa, Rovadrau, Nakaulevu, Waikalou & Waidradra

Ø Makosoi, whole of Pacific harbour, Lepanoni,

Ø Wainiyabia, Vanuadogo, Vunimaqo, Lomary, Galoa & Nakoba

We thank our loyal customers for their patience and understanding during this time.

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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.