Friday 15 November, 2019

WASA denies reports of rate increases

The Water and Sewerage Authority (WASA) is today dispelling reports of an increase in water rates.

In a release, WASA said it has taken note of certain publications being circulated on social media and it wishes to advise customers and the public that there has been no new increase to its rates.

WASA said it applies rates as approved by the Regulated Industries Commission under the Public Utilities Commission (PUC) Order #83 of 1993.

The release stated that the rates for water and wastewater services provided by WASA are determined by the Regulated Industries Commission and the process for consideration and determination of rate increase involves consultation with the public.

WASA has advised that any customer with any queries on their bill may contact the Authority at the following numbers:

  • North 662-2302 Ext 2686 / 2644
  • South 662-2302 Ext 6200 /6194
  • Central 662-2302 Ext 6305 / 6308

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