UPDATE

POINT LISAS DESAL RESTARTED EARLY

The Water and Sewerage Authority (the Authority) advises customers in parts of Central and South Trinidad, who were affected by the planned shutdown at the Point Lisas Desalination Plant, that repairs have been completed ahead of time by the Desalination Company of Trinidad and Tobago (Desalcott), the owner and operator of the facility.

Delivery of water to the Authority commenced on Sunday 22nd November, 2020 and today - Monday 23rd November 2020, the Plant was delivering 36 million gallons per day (mgd). Work is continuing at the facility towards attaining full production and delivery of 40 million gallons per day (mgd).

Customers are further advised that it may take up to 48 hours for the pipe borne water supply to normalize to some areas in keeping with established schedules.

For further information or assistance, customers are encouraged to contact WASA’s Customer Call Centre toll free at 800-4420/26.

The Authority thanks customers for their patience and understanding during this disruption in service.

Corporate Communications Department
November 23, 2020