Upper Manyame SubCatchment Council derives its functions from the Water Act of 1998 CAP (20:24) and relevant statutory Instruments. Functions include:-

  • Regulating and supervising the exercise of permits for the use of water including ground water within the area of jurisdiction.
  • Monitoring water flows and water use in accordance with allocations made under permits;
  • Monitoring water use (both surface and ground water)
  • Ensuring that water measuring devices are installed
  • Catchment Protection
  • Water development and use licensing
  • Conflict resolution and consensus building
  • Mobilizing stakeholder participation


Upper Manyame Sub Catchment Council (UMSCC) is a statutory water management body in Zimbabwe established by an Act of Parliament; Water Act of 1998 (Chapter 20:24) under the auspices of the Ministry of Lands, Agriculture, Water, Climate and Rural Resettlement

Contact Us

Upper Manyame Sub-Catchment Council
No. 9 Connaught Avenue, Newlands, Harare
P O Box 1892, Harare
Tel : +263-242-776773/746376


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