The Central Region
Central Region occupies a total size of 9,826km². The region shares borders on the east with the Greater Accra Region, on the North with Ashanti and Eastern Regions and on the West with Western Region. With the exception of Upper Denkyira West, Assin North Municipal and Assin South District Assemblies, GWCL is represented in the seventeen (17) remaining urban centres of the districts.
Water Supply Systems
Currently, the Region operates and maintains a total of nine (9) water supply production systems with an installed capacity of 136,830m³/d. Those systems are managed by the Operations Manager with support from nine (9) station officers. Dunkwa and Twifo Praso however rely on groundwater as the source of production whilst the remaining systems are surface based treatment systems.
Sources of Raw Water
Kwanyaku Headworks – Ayensu River
Sekyere Hemang Headworks – Pra River
Baifikrom Headworks – Ochi Amisa River
Brimsu Headworks – Kakum River
Essakyir Headworks – Ochi Nakwa River
Breman Asikuma Headworks – Ochi River
Winneba Headworks – Ayensu River
Districts in the Central Region (10)
The Central Region has ten (10) operational districts namely: Saltpond, Winneba, Swedru, Dunkwa, Elmina, Essakyir, Buduburam, Bisease, Cape Coast North and Cape Coast South.