Dubai Electricity & Water Authority (DEWA) | Smart Response

Attending Technical Notifications – Electricity/Water (Smart Response)

What is Smart Response?

Smart Response: is an innovative initiative to enhance “attending Electricity/Water technical incidents” service, targeting all DEWA business & individual customers, with special focus on Senior Citizens, People of Determination and People on life-support equipment.

Time required to deliver this service:

Electricity:

Within 2 hours (minor Notifications).

Within 4 hours major Notifications (main cable failures).

Water:

Within 3 hours (minor Notifications).

Within 6 hours (major Notifications).

Service Procedures

1. Customer visits DEWA website or smart app and reports the incident.

2. Technical team will be assigned and move to customer location.

3. Technical team will investigate the case.

4. Technical team will work on the resolution.

5. In case of major cases: Team will provide temporary supply for electricity / water incidents.

6. Case will be resolved and electricity/water will be restored.

7. Customer can also track the Notification Status through this service.

Where application can be submitted:

- DEWA website

- DEWA smart app

- DEWA Emergency Call Centre (991)


Frequently Asked Questions

Smart Response: is an innovative initiative to enhance “attending Electricity/Water technical incidents” service, targeting all DEWA business & individual customers, with special focus on Senior Citizens, People of Determination and People on life-support equipment.

1. Time required to deliver this service:

Electricity:

Within 2 hours (Minor Notifications).
Within 4 hours (Major Notifications for main cable failures).

Water:

Within 3 hours (Minor Notifications).
Within 6 hours (Major Notifications).

2. How can I report an incident?

DEWA offers different channels to submit a notification:

    • Through DEWA app
    • DEWA’s website (Go to ‘Services’ then ‘Smart Response’)
    • DEWA Emergency Call Centre (991)


3. How can I track a Notification Status?

You can track your notification status by using one of the below channels:

    • DEWA app
    • DEWA website (Go to ‘Services’ then ‘Smart Response’)or (from ‘Help & Support’ tab then ‘’Smart Response’)
    • DEWA Emergency Call Centre (991)


4. Where can I find a list of competent technicians?

You can use DEWA store, where a list of technical service providers are available with offers for DEWA customers*
*Disclaimer should be added

5. Why do I face Water / water supply interruptions?

There are different reasons that could cause Water / water supply interruptions which are listed below:

    • Bill amount is due
    • You have a Dubai Municipality violation
    • Internal fault
    • Planned outage for network maintenance
    • Unplanned outage for network repair


6. I received high Water usage notice. What does this mean?

Your Water consumption is high and may lead to high bill ,Therefore, you should check with internal maintenance team to investigate and rectify.