Water and wastewater fees and charges

Here are the fees we charge for water and wastewater, including annual and variable charges for businesses on metered water connections, and what you pay in your rates.

All charges are include GST. Effective July 2021 to 1 July 2022.

Water supply

Targeted water rate (annual)

Connected: $307

Serviceable: $153.50

Metered water targeted rate

Annual connection charge (connections up to 25mm): $190

Annual connection charge (connections over 25mm): $415

Variable charge (per m3): $1.3915

Francis Way: commercial water tanker

Initial registration and key supply

$200 per key issued

Variable charge

Access fee

$ per cu3

Volume charge

$ per cu3

Total variable charge

$ per cu3

0.20 1.3915 1.5915

Domestic wastewater

Targeted wastewater rate or pan charge (annual)

Connected: $296

Serviceable: $148

Service connections

Fees are per connection, per property, and apply to each service you connect (sewer, water or stormwater).

Application fee

Inspection fee

Total payable

$100 $160 $260

Backflow preventer charges

Annual business compliance charge for the testing, repair and maintenance of backflow preventers.