Soapberry Wastewater Treatment Plant Expansion and Privatisation/PPP

Background

CWTC is the Special Purpose Vehicle which currently owns, manages and operates the 75,000 m3/day Soapberry Wastewater Treatment Plant (Soapberry) .  Soapberry handles wastewater flows generated from sections of Portmore in St. Catherine, Kingston & St. Andrew (KSA).

The National Water Commission is seeking to facilitate private participation to expand the Soapberry Wastewater Treatment Plant to meet the projected increase in demand based on developments contemplated.  Additionally, the NWC’s objective is to monetize all or part of its 85% shareholding in the company.

Status

Business Case expected to be completed Q2 FY 2022/23.