Monday to Friday: 8:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 17:00

Business Units

NamWater is divided into five Business Units. Each of these Business Units is headed by a Chief Water Supply who resides in his or her area of jurisdiction.

Business Unit North

The largest of the four, BU North includes Cuvelai basin (the four Northern political regions), Kavango East and West, and Zambezi regions. Business Unit North is supplied with water in the following way: Cuvelai, which consists of the four Northern political regions (Omusati, Oshikoto, Oshana and Ohangwena) is supplied with water from Calueque, a dam situated about 35 km inside Southern Angola. Kavango West and East are supplied with Water from the Kavango River while Zambezi region gets its water from the Zambezi River. Its Head Office is situated in Oshakati, and the unit is currently headed by Dr. Kaliki Kambanda.

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