Water Administration System


The WAS is an integrated information management system for irrigation schemes that deliver water on demand through canal networks and rivers.

WAS is used for water distribution management, debit accounts management and for the calculation of canal and dam operating procedures for a given downstream demand.

Installation and operation of WAS has successfully reduced irrigation water losses and by implication increased water savings in river and canal conveyance networks. WAS improves service delivery to farmers and saves:

This website is an information and support platform for all irrigation schemes that are using the WAS.

Irrigation Schemes

WAS information

Contact information

Vaalharts main canal inflow Scheiding measuring station Loskop left bank main canal inflow Bulshoek main canal inflow