Level 5 restrictions will apply with effect from 01/10/2018 as follows:

  • An increase in the personal water use limit from 50 litres per person per day to 70 litres per person per day.
  • A resetting of the overall City water usage target from 450 million litres per day to 500 million litres per day
  • A relaxation of restrictions for commercial and industrial water users from a 45% to a 40% usage reduction
  • A lowering of tariffs

Residential tariffs (excluding VAT)

0 – 6 kL: Down from R28.90/kL to R21,19 kL

6 – 10,5 kL: Down from R46/kL to R34,43/kL

10 – 35 kL: Down from R120,27 to R52,39/kL

Above 34k L: Down from R1 000/kL to R300/kL

Commercial and industrial tariffs 

Down from R45,75/kL to R37,50/kL