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Government Of Assam Guwahati Development Department Guwahati Metropolitan Drinking Water and Sewerage Board

What We Do

  • Guwahati Metropolitan Drinking Water & Sewerage Board (GMDW&SB) was established as a single organization responsible for Water Supply & Sewerage services to the residents of the Guwahati Metropolitan Area (GMA). Upon completion, the water supply facilities now under implementation will be taken over by the Guwahati Metropolitan Drinking Water & Sewerage Board, which will also be responsible for operating and maintaining them on a sustainable basis.

    Main Functions

    • The Board will plan, design, construct, maintain, operate & manage the Water Supply system and the sewerage and sewage treatment works in GMA
    • The Board will plan , regulate and manage the exploitation of ground water
    • The Board will promote measures for conservation, recycling and reuse of water


    • Provide hygienic and safe drinking water for the residents of Guwahati Metropolitan Area
    • Proper Treatment of waste water and sewage to promote a hygienic environment for the public
    • Promotion of water supply and sewerage connections
    • Promotion of meter-based payment compliance
    • Improvement of customer relationship


    Regulatory Authority:

    The Guwahati Metropolitan Drinking Water & Sewerage Board Act, 2009 provides for the constitution of a Guwahati Water Regulatory Authority (GWRA) to oversee the activities of Guwahati Metropolitan Drinking Water & Sewerage Board, and with specific responsibilities for consumer protection and regulation of tariffs charged for water supply and sewerage services within Guwahati Metropolitan Area.