water

Water is mainly for domestic, commercial, industrial and institutional purposes. The Low Income Consumers are additionally served through Water Kiosks, Pre-paid Meters and yard taps. NAWASSCO strives to ensure that the water and sewerage treatment plants operate efficiently and meet quality standards.

Water Demand
The projected water demand for Nakuru Town and Peri-urban areas based on the prelimary 2009 projections for 2013/14 – 2017/18 are as follows:

Year 2015/16 2016/17 2017/18
Population (Projected at 4.5%) 519,264 542,631 565,050
Water demand (Liters) 57,696,000 60,292,000 75,365,000
 NAWASSCO currently serves ±35,000 people. As part of the growth plan, the Itare Dam project that is currently underway in Kuresoi will help NAWASSCO to meet the demand of the town and the peri-urban areas.