Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Agency (RUWASA)

Introduction

Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Agency (RUWASA) is a Government Executive Agency, which was established under The Water Supply and Sanitation Act , 2019. The agency is working under the Ministry of Water and it was inaugurated on July, 2019.

RUWASA Core Service Delivery

Services offered by the Agency include the following:-

  • Development and sustainable management of rural water supply and sanitation projects
  • Conduct ground water survey including prospecting and explorations
  • Design and construct dams of different types
  • Register and regulate the performance of community based water organisations
  • Facilitate private sector engagement in the provision of rural water supply and sanitation services
  • Advise the Minister on issues related to rural water supply and sanitation