Tap water safety in Fiji ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฏ

๐Ÿ‘Ž In general, the water in Fiji is not safe to drink.

Lonely Planet

The municipal water supply in Suva, Nadi and other large towns is chlorinated and can usually be trusted, but elsewhere avoid untreated tap water. After heavy rain itโ€™s worth boiling the water before you drink it.

Centers for disease control and prevention (CDC)

According to the CDC tap water is generally not safe for consumption.


According to the Numbeo water drinkability and accessibility index, tap water has a score of 70.59 / 100 (100 being best).

Numbeo considers this score to be "High"

Advantages of drinking (filtered) tap water

1 adult could save about 1015$ per year in Fiji by drinking tap water instead of buying bottled water.

๐Ÿณ Drinking tap water would also help with reducing your plastic footprint and improve environmental pollution.

Explore places in Fiji

Like in most countries, water quality and accessibility differs from location to location, therefore it's the best to check the information available on that place.