News & Events

News & Events

48-hour shutdown for essential work to be carried out

Umgeni Water is the bulk potable water services provider to the uThukela District Municipality in terms of an agreement signed… Read Article >

Quarterly Report on Status of Water Resources and Projections on Rainfall

Weather prediction data provided to Umgeni Water suggests that above average rainfall – or the La Nina effect – is… Read Article >

Minister appoints Interim Board at Umgeni Water

An 11-member Interim Board has been appointed at Umgeni Water to begin its tenure with immediate effect. This swift action… Read Article >

Joint Statement from the Minister of Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation, Ms Lindiwe Sisulu, MP; the Chairperson of the Board of Umgeni Water, Ms Ziphozethu Mathenjwa; and King Cetshwayo District Municipality

Developments within King Cetshwayo District over the past week As part of the fight against the proliferation of COVID-19, the… Read Article >

Status of Water Resources in Umgeni Water’s Operational Area as at Monday, 25th May 2020

Water resources in Umgeni Water’s vast service area are at this stage in a healthy state. This will come as… Read Article >

Board Nomination Advert

THE BOARD OF UMGENI WATER (THE BOARD) CALLS FOR NOMINATIONS FOR THE APPOINTMENT OF BOARD MEMBERS TO SERVE ON THE… Read Article >

Midmar Dam begins spilling again and Current Status of Water Resources in Umgeni Water’s Operational Area

Midmar Dam has begun spilling after reaching capacity - and a little more on Wednesday, 15th April 2020. The level… Read Article >

Umgeni Water continues to treat and supply drinking water during the lockdown period

Umgeni Water wants to reassure its customers that it will continue to provide its core services – supply of drinking… Read Article >

Message to Stakeholders – Strategies to combat COVID-19

INTRODUCTION As we are aware, the new corona virus strain (Covid-19) continues to exact significant repercussions worldwide. Our country has… Read Article >

COVID-19 Update – What Umgeni Water expects from Suppliers and Contractors

Dear Valued Supplier, Umgeni Water is closely monitoring the evolving COVID-19 situation and taking proactive measures to preserve the health… Read Article >