There is no effective management of drilling quality standards in Zimbabwe. This means that minimum drilling standards are not always adhered to and a customer who pays a deposit to drill a hole is very much at the mercy of the driller. The cost of a borehole is not sufficient to justify court action by a dissatisfied customer. Furthermore the quality of the product is variable so that a customer who obtains comparative quotes is not comparing identical products. It is very likely that the driller who provides the cheapest quote does not adhere to the minimum standards necessary to ensure that the borehole will last.
Before selecting your driller it is advisable to check the following: