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© Central Water & Sewerage Authority

The Central Water and Sewerage Authority (CWSA) is a statutory corporation established in 1970, under the revised Central Water and Sewerage Authority Act of 1991.The CWSA operates as a semi-autonomous public sector enterprise under the Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment. It has three main functions in St. Vincent and the Grenadines:

Water supply - treatment, transmission and distribution of potable water to domestic, commercial, shipping, and government customers.

Sewerage - management and operation of two sewerage systems that serve the Central Business District (CBD) of Kingstown and the Arnos Vale Housing Scheme respectively.

Solid waste - CWSA assumed responsibility for the Solid Waste Management Unit (SWMU) from April 1998. The Unit became fully operational in 2002.

CWSA has a Board of Directors that is responsible for the policy and governance of the Authority. The General Manager is Secretary to the Board and has prime responsibility for the management and overall performance of the CWSA. There are eight departments: Accounts & Finance, Customer Care, Engineering, Human Resources & Administration, Information Technology, Internal Audit, Public Relations & Marketing and Solid Waste Mangement.