WASA Warning - Don't Waste Water

Effective midnight Friday 18th March, 2016 until further notice, the Water and Sewerage Authority (WASA) has prohibited "the use of hose-pipes and any similar apparatus for the purpose of, among other things watering private gardens and or washing private motor cars in accordance with the Water and Sewerage Act Chapter 54:40 of the Laws of Trinidad and Tobago (the “Act”)."

In a media release on Wednesday, the Authority stated that persons who breach these restrictions are liable to a fine upon summary conviction.

There will be increased patrols by the Authority to ensure compliance.

The release further said that under the Act, it "has the responsibility for administering the supply of water and promoting the conservation and proper use of water resources" across T&T.

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