Amatola Water

Contact Details

Physical: 6 Lancaster Road, Vincent, East London, 5247
Postal: Private Bag X3, Vincent, 5217
Tel: 043 707 3700
Fax: 043 707 3701


Amatola Water is an essential services utility operating in the water sector in the Eastern Cape. Established in terms of the Water Services Act 108 of 1997 and accountable to the Minister of Water and Sanitation as its Executive Authority, the Water Board’s primary function is the provision of bulk water supply and sanitation services in order to advance the socio-economic potential of the people of the Eastern Cape.

In addition, as stipulated under the provisions of Section 30 of the Act, the utility also offers services in: operation and maintenance of water treatment works and dams; management services to water services institutions; project implementation; concessions; and advisory services.

Office Bearers/Management

Ms N Mnqeta
Chief Executive Officer
Ms A Gidana

Ms Nokulunga Mnqeta
Deputy Chairperson:
Mr Sizwe Hadebe
Board Members:
Mr Brian Hollingworth
Mr Eugene Jooste
Mr Abraham Le Roux
Prof Lynette Louw
Mr Tebogo Maenetja
Mr Chuma Mbande
Ms Mphoko Nzimande
Chief Executive Officer:
Ms Asanda Gidana (Acting CEO and Director: Operations)
Chief Financial Officer:
Senior Management:
Communications Officers:
Ms Connie Buso-Niwa (Head: Communications)

Financial Information

All Financial Values: R'0002015/162014/152013/14
AUDIT OUTCOMEFinancially UnqualifiedFinancially UnqualifiedFinancially Unqualified
Current Assets479 095437 587386 337
Non-Current Assets441 957351 563285 531
Total Assets921 052789 150671 868
Current Liabilities386 554356 534315 593
Non-Current Liabilities178 07983 5061 516
Total Liabilities564 633440 040317 109
Total Net Assets356 419349 110354 759
Total Revenue414 488345 387328 762
Revenue from Exchange Transactionsn/an/an/a
Revenue from Non-Exchange Transactionsn/an/an/a
Total Expenditure(407 179)(345 875)(227 952)
Employee Costs(38 056)(31 393)(26 525)
Surplus/(Deficit) for Year7 309(488)29 159
Net Cash Flows from Operating Activities119 147(61 522)54 505
Net Cash Flows from Investing Activities63 16066 267(10 375)
Cash & Cash Equivalents at End of Year300 711120 013124 170
Unauthorised Expenditure---
Irregular Expenditure32 22324 65920 826
Fruitless & Wasteful Expenditure558927102
Posts Approvedn/an/an/a
Posts Filledn/an/an/a
SourcesAnnual ReportAnnual ReportAnnual Report
NoteNot audited by AGSA. Independent Audit Report. Not audited by AGSA. Independent Audit Report.Not audited by AGSA. Independent Audit Report.

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Annual Reports

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