Johannesburg Water says roving trucks with water tanks are on standby to be sent to areas where there is no water within the city.
The water crisis facing Kimberley’s Sol Plaatjie municipality in the Northern Cape has worsened leading to stage five water restrictions.
The Department of Water and Sanitation says although the current national average water level for dams across the country is below 75% there are no immediate plans to implement water restrictions.
The Moqhaka Municipality in the Free State has started to implements water restrictions in Viljoenskroon and Rammolutsi.
The Department of Water and Sanitation have published their lower water restrictions for urban and agricultural use in the Western Cape in the Government Gazette.
The City of Cape Town says the newly-reduced water restriction from Level 5 to Level 3 will come into effect tomorrow.
Eastern Cape Farmers are restricted to 20 % of their normal allocation and are requesting the Dep of Water Affairs an ease up to 50% of the normal allocations.
The City of Cape Town has lowered its water restrictions to Level Five temporarily from the first of next month.
The Oudtshoorn Municipality is in the process of enforcing more water restrictions in the Little Karoo town due to its ongoing water crisis.