According to Section 5 of the Presidential Decree No. 198 or the Provincial Water Utilities Act 1973, local water districts may be formed for the purpose of:
- Acquiring,installing, improving, maintaining and operating water supply and distribution systems for domestic, industrial, municipal and agricultural uses for residents and land within the boundaries of such district;
- Providing, maintaining and operating water-waste collection, treatment and disposal facilities; and
- Conducting such other functions and operations incidental to water resource development,utilization and disposal within such districts, as are necessary or incidental to said purpose.
Sagay Water District was formed by virtue of Sangguniang Bayan Resolution No. 49, series of 1979, dated July 11, 1979. It was awarded its Conditional Certificate of Conformance (CCC) No. 129 on September 12, 1980, after complying with in minimum requirements of the Local Water Utilities Administration (LWUA).
Sagay Water District at present covers the following barangays;
Poblacion I Fabrica
Poblacion II Bato
Old Sagay Maquiling
Himoga-an Baybay Campo Himogaan
Island of Suyac Rafaela Barrera
Taba-ao General Luna
Paraiso Lopez Jaena
Andres Bonifacio Rizal
To be an efficient Water District by providing quality, affordable and adequate water supply to all the barangays of Sagay City by the year 2020.
As a water service utility government corporation, the Sagay Water District operates on the principle that public service is always above profits.
On this premise, the district assures prudent operation and quality services to its concessionaires and to the community.
To continually meet the demands and the expectations of our concessionaires, we ensure sound management decisions, maintain good governance, and provide good working conditions to our employees.
To constantly contribute to the economic growth and moral strength of the society, we are committed to implement sustainable program and uphold good corporate citizenship and will be in solidarity with the world’s commitment for the protection of the environment.
We, the officers and employees of Sagay Water District, writemypapers pledge and commit to deliver quality public services as stated in this Citizen’s charter, specifically, we will:
Demonstrate sensitivity and appropriate behavior and professionalism;
Respond to complaints promplty;
Be available at all times;
Be polite and courteous;
Provide adequate and correct information;
Be consistent in applying the rules;
Provide feedback mechanism;
Wear proper uniforms and identification cards;
Be prompt and timely;
Display procedures, fees and charges;
Provide confortable concessionaires lounge;