05 December 2020
Media Statement


Our bulk water supplier Rand Water has scheduled a 33hours emergency shutdown to replace a faulty and leaking valve, this operation will commence today Saturday 5 December from 14h00 to Sunday 6 December 2020 at 23h00. The planned emergency shutdown will affect water pipelines in the following areas of Johannesburg Water of supply:
• Alexander Park
• Benrose
• Bruma
• City Deep
• Denver
• Malvern
• Linksfield Reservoir
• Rotek Engineering buildings and workshops

Johannesburg Water doesn’t expect our services to be impacted by the emergency shutdown, we appeal to residents in the above-mentioned areas to use water sparingly to minimise the impact. The Entity does have contingency measures in place to assist as and when we encounter water supply problems, all updates will be provided on our social media pages.


Media Inquiries

Isaac Dhludhlu
Email: Isaac.Dhludhlu@jwater.co.za
Mobile:072 638 5346