- Lake levels: Goudertrouw 19%, Cubhu 35%, Mzingazi 12% (no longer abstracting from this lake).
Department of Water and Sanitation is going to Level 5 restriction in July.(The date to be confirmed)
User Level of restriction
Industry 20% (was 15%)
Domestic 50% (was 40%)
Irrigation 80% (was 80%)
- The City of uMhlathuze have implemented water Restrictions as follows.
|HOUSEHOLDS||Morning Water Supply (50%)||During the Day Water Supply (50%)||Afternoon Water Supply (50%)||
No Water Supply
|Urban||05h00 - 07h00||09h00 - 16h00||16h00 - 20h00||20h00 - 05h00|
|Rural||04h00 - 08h00||09h00 - 16h00||16h00 - 20h00||20h00 - 04h00|
|COMMERCIALS||07h00 - 22h00||22h00 - 06h00|
- New tariffs/ Drought tariffs to be implemented from the 01 July 2016. The drought tariff will be applicable to every house hold that will be using more than 15kl per month.
- Communities are urge to harvest rain water and to save water at all times.
See below water saving tips