• Welcome to Association of Tanzanian Water Suppliers

    'Serving Water Industry at Best'

  • Annual Water Conference (AWAC) 2014

    The Internal Communication Manager for Serengeti Breweries Limited, Ms Hawa Ladha presenting her paper during the Annual Water Conference (AWAC) 2014 which took place at the Mount Meru Hotel in Arusha.

  • Annual Water Conference (AWAC) 2014 from 3rd to 4th December 2014

    The ATAWAS Chairperson Eng. Jackson Mutazamba (in white) catching the proceedings during the Annual Water Conference (AWAC) 2014 which took place from 3rd to 4th December 2014 at the Mount Meru Hotel in Arusha

  • GIZ-Water Programme

    Dr. Fred Lerise giving opening remarks during WSSA Capacity Development workshop held in Dar es Salaam in May 2013

  • Section of participants of the WSSA MDs Workshop

    “Enhancing Water Integrity in the provision of quality water and sanitation services in Tanzania” held in Bagamoyo in June 2013

The Association of Tanzanian Water Suppliers (ATAWAS) is a membership based Association operating in Tanzania mainland, registered under the Societies Ordinance of 1954 and its amendments.  ATAWAS was established in October 2002 after registration through Register of Societies as a Non-Governmental Organization. The Association has members from water suppliers mainly Urban Water and Sanitation Authorities in Tanzania from Regional and District Headquarters, Individual Members and other sectors in water industry such as water and sanitation service vendors, manufactures of water supply materials, water borehole drillers, water and sanitation engineering services and training institutions in water and sanitation.  ReadMore...

To professionally support and represent the water industry through information sharing, knowledge management and advocacy.

ATAWAS is in close cooperation with different partners which are:

Development Partners:

  • GIZ

Government Partners:

  • Ministry of Water (MoW)
  • Prime Minister’s Office- Regional Administration and Local Government (PMO-RALG)
  • Energy and Water Utilities Regulatory Authority (EWURA)


To be a world class Association in the water industry

News & Events


Face to Face Workshops to take place on all four centres

  • 20-23 Jan 2015: Mbeya
  • 27-30 Jan 2015: Dodoma
  • 3-6 Feb 2015: Dar es Salaam
  • 10-13 Feb 2015: Mwanza


ATAWAS Contacts

Located at Water Development and Management Institute (WDMI) Campus
Off Sam Nujoma Road,University Road,
P.O.Box 31254
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Tel: +255 22 2410383,
Fax: +255 22 2410383
E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Website: www.atawas.or.tz

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