Notice! Notice! Notice!
Please be informed of water supply shortage in Qoaling from 23/06/2016.
The shortage is due to pipe burst which has let to low water levels at the reservoir that supplies this area with water. Water supply will be restored as soon as maintenance works have been completed.
WASCO regrets the inconvenience to be caused by this.
New 2016/17 water rates
Water Tariff Structure Announcement
informed that from April, 2016, the water tariffs have changed as follows:
A 0-5 Kl
B > 5-10 Kl
C > 10-15 KI
D > 15 Kl
changes please see
water saving tips
is a valuable resource yet millions of litres are wasted
daily by us all. Water conservation is therefore everyone's
responsibility and is as important during heavy rainfall
seasons as much as in the dry season. WASCO encourages
customers to wise-up to water and make simple changes in
their daily lives to save this valuable resource
Metsi ke bophelo • Water is life poster
Our Featured Video
17 th June
Pipe burst floods Lekhaloaneng
Several homes, business establishments and street vendors’ spots flooded following a burst water pipe at Lekhaloaneng on 10th June, 2016.
31 st March
LEWA Approves New Water and Sewerage Charges for 2016/17
On 23rd March, 2015 Lesotho Electricity and Water Authority (LEWA) Board of Directors made an announcement on the approved water charges following Water and Sewerage Company (WASCO) application requesting a tariff review submitted in January. The new tariffs will be effective from 1st April, 2016.
25 th January
Greater Maseru Water Supply Project Feasibility Study Draft Report Presented before Stakeholders
Stakeholders in the water, development and planning sectors came together in Maseru to discuss the Greater Maseru project feasibility study preliminary report in January, 2016.
25 th January
Minister ‘Mokose Launches Water Supply for Villages along the Metolong Pipeline Route
The Minister of Water Mr. Ralechate ‘Mokose on 16 January 2016 launched water supply for villages along the Metolong pipelines as part of drought relieve measures.
10 th November
Metolong Dam and Water Supply Programme Inauguration
His Majesty King Letsie III inaugurated the Metolong Dam and Water Supply Programme on 20th November, 2015. This project, which is part of the Lesotho Government Lowlands Water Supply Programme aims to improve water supply to the residents of Roma, Morija, Teyateyaneng (TY), Mazenod and Maseru.
27 th November
Maseru Sewerage and Sanitation 2035 Master Plan Revealed
The plan was presented to the Water and Sewerage Company (WASCO) management in October. It was developed as a component of the Maseru Waste Water Project to provide the Company with a clear roadmap on how to tackle the challenge of sanitation facilities in Maseru
Semonkong, declared a town in 1994, is situated 130 km South East of the capital Maseru. Here, provision of clean water supplies has only been a far away dream. For years, water for drinking and other uses was drawn from natural springs distributed by gravity pipelines and small reservoirs.
LEWA Approves New Water and Sewerage Charges for 2015/16
On 27th March, 2015 Lesotho Electricity and Water Authority (LEWA) Board of Directors made an announcement on the approved water charges following Water and Sewerage Company (WASCO) application requesting a tariff review submitted in January. The new tariffs will be effective from 1st April, 2015.
WASCO Receives Vehicles for Metolong Operation
The Principal Secretary (PS) in the Ministry of Energy, Meteorology and Water Affairs Mr. Emmanuel Lesoma, officiated the handing over of six 4x4 Twin Cab vehicles to Water and Sewerage Company (WASCO), who has been earmarked as an operator for Metolong Dam system.
TED Spearheads a Media Workshop and Tour on Sanitation Issues
Technologies for Economic Development (TED), a Lesotho NGO focusing on water, sanitation,
hygiene, energy and biodiversity on awareness raising activities and appropriate, environmentally
sound technologies, in September organised a Media Sanitation Workshop and Tour to educate the media
about sanitation issues in Lesotho.
WASCO Holds the first Annual General Meeting
August 11th, 2014 marked the first Annual General Meeting (AGM) for the Company’s
shareholders since WASCO was established by the enabling Act of Parliament number 13
WASCO Donates Retired Computers to St. Boniface and Mohale’shoek High Schools
Used computers were donated to St. Boniface High School, Maputsoe
and Mohale’s Hoek High School on 30th July and 31st July 2014,
Improving the Lives of the Less Fortunate
In its 37th Winter Gala Dinner, Maseru Rotary Club honoured
the Water and Sewerage Company (WASCO) and other corporate partners
for their assistance in implementing causes aimed at improving the lives
of those who are disadvantaged in society. .