Water and Sanitation Department
About Water and Sanitation
The purpose of the Water and Sanitation Department is to plan and implement operations and revenue management of water and sanitation services.
Its core function is to:
- provide quality safe potable water,
- provide sanitation services, and
- address challenges and root causes of water losses and non-revenue water and metering issues.
Guidelines and Standards for Planning and Design of Water and Sanitation Services
The design of water and sanitation services infrastructure within the CoE must comply with the requirements of the latest editions of the Codes, Standards and Statutory Regulations.
Office of The HoD
Mduduzi Shabangu took up the reins as head of department in 2017, bringing a wealth of experience from positions he filled at CTMM as director of bulk water as well as DBSA, Joburg Water and Rand Water.
Strategic and Functional Planning
Headed by Divisional Head Diketso Kale, this division is responsible for project planning, developing and renewing the water services development plan (WSDP); feasibility studies,
Divisional Head Thokozani Maseko is hands on in the Water Operations division which is responsible for repairs to water pipe bursts, leaks, valves, and hydrants; repairs to the sewer network - excluding pump-stations,