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About Us

NamWater is a commercialized water entity and is not privatized. The Government of the Republic of Namibia is the sole shareholder, represented by a Board of Directors.

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At inception in 1998, NamWater had a permanent staff compliment of 938 employees (97 females and 841 males) as shown in figure 2 below. In 2018, 20 years later, the Water Utility delivered its services with only a permanent staff compliment of 594 employees (157 females and 437 males). These employees remain committed to the challenging tasks of managing offices, infrastructure resources and the overall objective of providing safe water to the nation. NamWater looks well after its employees.

The employees possess a vast fund of competencies and the requisite attitude necessary for supplying quality bulk water in sustainable quantities. The Atushe (all of Us) philosophy creates synergy and promotes teamwork necessary for realizing our corporate strategic goals. NamWater uses the Balanced Scorecard tool to implement strategy. Positive employee performance is recognized and rewarded appropriately.

Corporate Governance

Corporate governance is the mechanisms, processes and relations by which corporations are controlled and directed. NamWater takes pride in its corporate governance. Kindly find the Business Strategy, Business plan and Latest Annual report.

Who Are We

The Namibia Water Corporation Ltd (NamWater) was officially registered as a company on 9 December 1997. It is a commercial entity supplying water in bulk to industries, municipalities and the Directorate of Rural Water Supply in the Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Land Reform. The company has a permanent staff compliment of 648 employees (192 females and 456 males).

Area Offices

  • NamWater Okahandja Tel: +264 62 71 6000
  • NamWater Swakopmund Tel: +264 64 71 6200
  • NamWater Oshakati Tel: +264 65 71 4200
  • NamWater Keetmanshoop Tel: +264 63 71 8000
  • NamWater Grootfontein Tel: +264 67 71 4000

Where to find us?

176 Iscor Street,
Northern Industrial Area
Phone Number
+264 61 71 0000
+264 61 71 3000