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Honourable Minister Lindiwe Sisulu, heads Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation 

On 29 May 2019, President Cyril Ramaphosa announced his new cabinet and Hon Minister Lindiwe Sisulu has been appointed as a new Minister for Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation. read more

Minister Sisulu intervenes in the Water and Sanitation crisis in Makhanda

The Minister of Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation, Lindiwe Sisulu, has activated measures which will result in the Minister assuming executive authority over the water and sanitation function in the Makhanda Local Municipality. read more

Amatola Water Welcomes the New Board

The former Minister, Mr Gugile Nkwinti, appointed the new board for Amatola Water.  This is subsequent to three board members who resigned as board members at Amatola Water Board. The three newly appointed board members are replacing the board members vacancies that had been existing.  The Board now is functioning with full structure. read more


Amatola Water pleased with outcome in chairperson’s legal case

Newly appointed Amatola Water CEO, Vuyo Zitumane, says that the water utility is delighted with the outcome in the legal case of its chairperson Nokulunga Mnqeta.

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Services and Capabilities

AmatolaWater prides itself in its comprehensive spectrum of specialist, technical and professional expertise. It Pursues its vision of becoming the service provider of choice for the water sector in the Eastern Cape by offering a full range of water services. read more




Amatola Water operates eleven plants and seven sub-regional, bulk distribution networks in a designated services area of 47 515 km² covering most of the Amathole and parts of the Chris Hani District Municipalities. It offers comprehensive contract services to municipalities for water abstraction, treatment, bulk supply and water quality monitoring for domestic, industrial and agricultural use. read more