WAF advisory: Unplanned water disruption in Labasa

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The Water Authority of Fiji is advising customers living in parts of Labasa that the low to intermittent supply of water currently faced is due to a 250mm burst raw water main at Nasaqa.

According to WAF the affected areas include:

 Vunivau

 Basoga

 Soasoa

 Parts of Vunika

 Batinikama

 Bulileka

 Vitadra

 Mani Road

 Prince Andrew Road

 Lowcost

 Bulileka

 Cemetery Road

WAF has confirmed its grounds teams are currently conducting urgent repairs.

“Water carting trucks are on standby to service the affected areas during the temporary disruption period. The Authority advises customers residing in the areas above to use water wisely and to store water for their immediate needs during this temporary disruption period,” WAF stated.

WAF is urging all Fijians to practice reliance and at all times to have water stored for at least two days.

WAF also encourages customers to invest in storage containers or water tanks connected to the water system for storage and backup supply during any unplanned disruption that may arise due to emergency works or natural disasters.

WAF has also apologised for any inconvenience caused and they seek your understanding and patience until such time supplies normalize.

For further enquiries, customers can call 3346777 or short code 5777 (all mobile networks) or email contact@waf.com.fj

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