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Public Advisory – Unplanned Water Disruption Notice


The Water Authority of Fiji would like to advise its customers that the below reservoirs within the Tovata System are experiencing low production levels.

As a result, our customers living in the areas listed below will experience low pressure to no water from now, until further notice, as reservoir levels recede.

Customers are kindly advised to store in their homes, while it is still available, 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.

Affected areas:

– Tamavua Reservoir – Low pressure to no water

All feeding from Tamavua Reservoir, Princess Road, Rewa Street, Ratu Sukuna, Nailuva, Namadi Heights, Delainavesi, Lami Village, Veisari, Panaromic, Waiqanake, Togalevu.

– Nagatugatu Reservoir – Low pressure

All feeding from Nagatugatu Reservoir – Wrong Turn, Sakoca, Upper Khalsa, Tacirua Heights, Nagatugatu residents living beside the Reservoir.

– Tacirua Reservoir – No water

Elevated areas – Tamavua Koro, Upper Ragg, Deovji Street, Tacirua Bus, Amputch Street, Princess Road

– Dokanaisuva Reservoir – Low pressure

Elevated areas – Seventh Day Church Dokanaisuva to Tacirua Fijian School, Vunuleba Settlement

– Coloisuva Reservoir – Low pressure

Elevated areas – Naisogo, Colo-i-Suva Crest Chicken, Princess Road, Marshall Road, Taqairua, Vunikawai, Uluibeka, Colanaivau, Valesasa, Naitaqiri Nillgrey

Water carting trucks are on standby and can be requested in case of an emergency by calling 5777 (all mobile networks).

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.