In January 2018, Rand Water suspended its credit control action with the Emfuleni Local Municipality after reaching another agreement with the Municipality for the settlement of its arrear debt. However, the matter has again deteriorated, and the Municipality has failed to honour that most recent agreement for the settlement of the arrears due for the provision of bulk water services.
BUSHBUCKRIDGE LOCAL MUNICIPALITY DEBT OWED TO RAND WATER INCREASES
Rand Water has reduced its supply of bulk potable water to the Bushbuckridge Local Municipality.
This decision was a credit control measure to compel the Municipality to meet its obligation to settle amounts due to Rand Water for water services rendered
CITY OF MBOMBELA TERMINATES RAND WATER CONTRACT
Rand Water had received with concern a letter terminating its maintenance and operations contract from the City of Mbombela (CoM), in Mpumalanga Province.The termination would have come into effect at the end of December 2017. The City then requested an extension by three months to end of March 2018 to allow for a smooth transition.The latest developments have prompted Rand Water to proactively inform the public that from 1 May 2018, the organisation will not take any responsibility for ensuring that adequate quality water is supplied.