Island-wide Non-Revenue Water Reduction Programme (PPP)

Mode of Procurement PPP/Performance Based Contract
Project Sponsor(s) National Water Commission (NWC)
Description and location

The purpose of the assignment is to establish a performance-based scheme for the reduction of non-revenue water (NRW) levels island wide.

The private partner will be required to undertake the financing , operation and management of the water supply infrastructure network within the island. The target is to reduce NRW island wide from the current estimated levels of 80% of water supply input down to a maximum of 30% via Performance-Based Contract (PBC) between the private partner and the National Water Commission.

Status Business Case completed. Government of Jamaica review of the Business Case is underway.
Estimated Capital costs/development expenditures Appx. US$303M
Sources of revenues NWC tariff and savings from NRW reduction
Expected life of the project Estimated at 15 Years
Environmental Sustainability & Resilience features The NRW Programme will result in an efficient use of the water resources inclusive of the input required for its abstraction, treatment and distribution as potable water supply, thereby contributing to environmental sustainability.
Contact Information

Ayanna Campbell
Manager
PPP & Privatisation Division
Development Bank of Jamaica
Email: acampbell@dbankjm.com
876-929-4000 Ext 4053

Matthew Mitchell
Account Executive
PPP & Privatisation Division
Development Bank of Jamaica
Email: mmitchell@dbankjm.com
876-929-4000 Ext 4177