Ministry of Communications and Works
Water and Sewerage
Release Date:
Tuesday, 20 June 2023 - 7:28pm

Residents of Tortola are notified that the water supply will be shut off from 9:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m. on 20th June. This will continue nightly until Saturday 24th June to keep the water level of the tank at optimal levels ahead of Tropical Storm Bret.

The affected areas include Baughers Bay in route to Paraquita Bay, Free Bottom, Port Purcell, Pasea Estate, Horsepath, Long Bush/Lower Estate, Huntums Ghut, Road Town, and Slaney in route to Duffs Bottom.

Residents in the affected areas are urged to fill up containers with water before the shutoff time to ensure that they have adequate water to use during the interruption period.

Any inconvenience caused is regretted.


Paul Bridgewater

Information Officer I (Ag.)
Department of Information and Public Relations
Email: Pbridgewater@gov.vg