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Unplanned Water Disruption Notice – Suva

Due to the decrease in raw water inflow being sourced from the Waimanu River to the Tamavua Water Treatment Plant which affects water treatment production, our customers living in the areas listed below may experience low water pressure to no water supply.
Tamavua Reservoir
Namadi Heights, Princes Road, Rewa Street, Ratu Sukuna Road, Nailuva, Delainavesi, Elevated areas in Lami, Panaromic, Waiqanake, Togalevu.
Nagatugatu Reservoir
All feeding from Nagatugatu Reservoir – Wrong turn, Sakoca, Upper Khalsa, Tacirua Heights, Tacirua residents living beside the Reservoir.
Tacirua Reservoir
All areas feeding from Tacirua Res, elevated areas including- Tamavua Koro, Upper Ragg, Deovji Street, Tacirua Buses, Amputch Street, and Princes Road.
All feeding from Dokanaisuva Reservoir ‐ Seventh Day Church Dokanaisuva to Tacirua Fijian School, Vunuleba Settlement.
Coloisuva Reservoir
All feeding from Coloisuva Reservoir – Naisogo, Colo‐I‐Suva Crest Chicken, Princess Road, Marshall Road, Taqairua, Vunikawai, Uluibeka, Colanaivau, Valesasa, Naitaqiri Nillgiri.
Water carting trucks are on standby and can be requested in case of an emergency by calling 5777.
For further enquiries, customers can call 3346777 and 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.