Tagum Water District is a government-owned corporation (GOCC) that operates with the primary objective of acquiring, installing, improving, maintaining, and managing water supply and distribution systems for the Domestic, Commercial, and Industrial needs of the residents in Tagum City. Its establishment was facilitated by Presidential Decree No. 198, commonly known as the Provincial Water Utilities Act of 1973. The GOCC plays a vital role in ensuring reliable and accessible water services for the community within Tagum City.

Here are some key details about the Tagum Water District:

  1. Mandate and Purpose: The TWD was established with the primary purpose of acquiring, installing, improving, maintaining, and operating water supply and distribution systems within its service area. It aims to ensure the provision of clean, safe, and potable water for domestic, commercial, and industrial use to the residents of Tagum City.
  2. Service Coverage: The Tagum Water District’s service area encompasses the city of Tagum, including its barangays and subdivisions. It covers both urban and rural areas, ensuring that a wide range of residents have access to reliable water services.
  3. Water Sources: The TWD sources its water supply from various sources, including rivers, groundwater wells, and springs. These sources undergo treatment and purification processes to meet the required quality standards before being distributed to consumers.
  4. Infrastructure and Facilities: The TWD maintains an extensive network of pipelines, reservoirs, pumping stations, and treatment facilities to ensure efficient water distribution throughout its service area. The district continuously invests in infrastructure development to improve service reliability and expand coverage.
  5. Billing and Collection: The TWD implements a billing system to accurately measure and bill water consumption. Consumers receive regular water bills based on their usage, which includes a fee for the water service provided. The district also carries out a collection system to ensure the sustainable operation and maintenance of its facilities.
  6. Customer Service: The Tagum Water District is committed to providing excellent customer service. It has customer service desks and offices where consumers can inquire about their water service, report issues, and seek assistance. The TWD also conducts awareness campaigns and programs on proper water usage and conservation.
  7. Compliance and Regulation: As a government-owned corporation, the Tagum Water District operates under the regulations set by the Local Water Utilities Administration (LWUA) and other relevant government agencies. It complies with legal requirements and standards to ensure the delivery of safe and reliable water services to its consumers.

The Tagum Water District plays a crucial role in meeting the water needs of the growing population in Tagum City. By providing clean and accessible water supply, the district contributes to the health, hygiene, and overall well-being of the residents it serves.


  • Water Distribution


Purok Maharlika, Barangay Magugpo, Tagum City, Davao Del Norte


Telephone Number

  • (084) 216 6628
  • (082) 236 0228

Mobile Number

  • 0963 341 9162
  • 0966 562 5177
  • 0963 341 3162
  • 0942 098 7065

Email Address



HOME (tagum-water.gov.ph)



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