Uprooting illegal connections and formalizing unbilled accounts :: The Board will soon embark on uprooting illegal connections and encourages the customers that are not getting bills to come forward and formalize their connections. The Board also encourages people to report the illegal connections and get rewards upon confirmation of such. November 30, 2020      

Illegal Connection

Blantyre Water Board is challenged to deliver sustainable services to its customers due to prevalent occurrences of illegal use of water perpetuated by some customers. The Board has carried out several campaigns in the past to eliminate existing illegal connections. However, detection of the malpractice has not been easy. BWB spends huge sums of money to distribute water to customers and it becomes a challenge to manage supply against demand when the distribution network is loaded with unauthorized consumptions.

Against the above challenge, the Board appeals to Blantyre residents of goodwill that they do not tire in reporting the malpractice. There are also rewards to incentivize informants. Learn How to Anonymously Report Illegal Connections and get paid