Skip to content

Unplanned Water Disruption Notice – Vatuwaqa

Due to a 150mm burst main along Fletcher Road, our customers living along Vatuwaqa and nearby areas will be experiencing a disruption to their water supply.
Areas Affected:
• MGM Roundabout – Fletcher Main Road
• Kaunitoni Street
• Batiki Street
• Lemaki Street
• Wailea Street
• Nakelo Street
• Benau Street
• Khemindra Street
• Nanuku Street
• Vidal Avenue
• Part of Kasanji
We are working to rectify the issue as soon as possible, water supply is expected to be restored by 3am tomorrow morning (26/05).
We thank you for your patience and understanding during this time.

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.