About Inzalo Utility Systems

Inzalo Utility Systems (Inzalo) is a proudly BBBEE Level 1 contributor and leader in the field of smart water metering. Based in Durban South Africa, we are the country’s premier supplier of STS prepayment smart water meters with our electronic water management devices reaching a global customer base. 

Established in 2001, Inzalo, formerly known as Utility Systems, currently commands around 90 per cent of the electronic flow limitation market in the  SADC region. Our prepaid water metering system was the first to be approved by the STS Association. Inzalo products can also be used in conjunction with a variety of meters and housings to suit market-specific requirements. 

Our prepaid water metering solution boasts an open architecture system complying with IEC standards (IEC 692055-41 and 62055-51), giving our clients a level of flexibility in their choice of vending partner. Through our partnership with global industry leaders, such as Sigfox, Inzalo is geared to launch their IoT enabled AquaFlow: a next generation water management device that facilitated true bi-directional communication between the device and cloud. 

Key Functional Capabilities: 

•  Free Flow

•  Drought Management

•  Indigent Supply Management

•  Prepaid Meter

•  Remote Meter Reading

•  Remote cut-off and Connection

•  Leak Detection

•  Bulk Management. 


Inzalo Utility Systems is a subsidiary of Inzalo Capital Holdings, a wholly black-owned decentralised organisation focused primarily on the global water sector. 



    Sbonelo Mazibuko (CEO), Sihle Ndlovu (Executive Chairman)


    Utility Systems Partnerships

    Our business philosophy is to form partnerships with industry players in the local community.

    Over the years, we have established relationships in the water metering industry ranging from local and multi-national metering companies to meter box manufacturers, installation contractors, system providers and vending partners.

    We encourage the further establishment of such partnerships.