​Water and Sanitation​

CONTACT: P. Shilowa
 TEL: (015) 290 2083
The Water and Sanitation services consist of the following sub-sections:
•Water Purification

Polokwane Municipality is operating five water purification plants in the Polokwane Municipal area. We have taken over four plants from DWAF that includes, Chuene/Maja, Hout River, Molepo and Seshego Plants

•Sewage Purification

We are operating three sewage purification plants in Polokwane Municipal area. We have taken over the Mankweng plant from DWAF as a water services authority. The purification capacity in the city is to be extended to cope with the city’s growth rate.
•Bulk Water Supply
•Water Reticulations
•Sewer Reticulations
•Laboratory Services

In line with national targets and trends for the management of water and sanitation, Polokwane Municipality has established the following objectives for such service rendering:
•Provision of water to 100% of Polokwane residents above RDP level by 2008
•Ensurance that 100% of Polokwane residents have access to RDP level sanitation by 2010
•Compliance with national standards regarding water quality standards
•Compliance with national standards regarding sewage purification standards
•Transferral of DWAF assets and personnel to WSA
•Compliance with WSA authority status, and
•Completion of Section 78 process​