Tariff

Effective October 1, 2014, the PAM charge has been rolled into, the Water, Sewerage ans Service Charge components of the bill and the PAM values reset to zero. The K Factor values remains at 16 percent (16 %) while the X Factor (which is deducted) has moved from 0% to 5.5%.

Rates

Potable Water Rates

Water Rates Adjustment Effective January 2018

An overall weighted percentage adjustment to the bill is made based on the percentage changes in the base values of the following indices:

INDEX BASE WEIGHT
Foreign Exchange Rate $128.31 0.24
Electricity Rate/KWH $34.45 0.25
Consumer Price Index (C.P.I) $245.80 0.51
K-FACTOR AND X-FACTOR BASE
K-Factor 16% is calculated on the bill balance
after the X-Factor is deducted
X- Factor is calculated as a deduction from the bill
after the normal rates and PAM

Metric

CUSTOMER TYPE USAGE (Litres) NEW RATES
per 1,000 Litres ($)
Residential For up to 14,000 103.67
  For the next 13,000 182.80
  For the next 14,000 197.38
  For the next 14,000 251.93
  For the next 36,000 313.71
  Over 91,000 403.83
Commercial All quantities 388.75
Condominium All quantities 192.83
Primary School All quantities 155.53

Imperial

CUSTOMER TYPE USAGE (Gallons) NEW RATES
per 1,000 Gals ($)
Residential For up to 3,000 471.49
  For the next 3,000 831.21
  For the next 3,000 897.49
  For the next 3,000 1,145.53
  For the next 8,000 1,426.67
  Over 20,000 1,836.41
Commercial All quantities 1,768.00
Condominium All quantities 877.04
Primary School All quantities 707.25

Service Charge

SIZE OF METER SERVICE CONNECTION (MM) MONTHLY SERVICE CHARGE ($)
5/8 inch/15mm 830.00
3/4 inch/20mm 1,700.00
1 inch/25mm 2,220.00
1 1/4 inch/30mm 4,180.00
1 1/2 inch/40mm 4,180.00
2 inch/50mm 5,920.00
3 inch/75mm 10,750.00
4 inch/100mm 17,370.00
6 inch/150mm 26,460.00

Sewage Rates

Rates Adjustment Effective January 2018

Metric

CUSTOMER TYPE USAGE (L) NEW RATES per 1,000 L ($)
Residential For up to 14,000 94.09
  For the next 13,000 165.90
  For the next 14,000 179.13
  For the next 14,000 228.64
  For the next 36,000 284.71
  Over 91,000 366.51
Commercial All quantities 352.81
Condominium All quantities 174.99
Primary School All quantities 141.15

Imperial

CUSTOMER TYPE USAGE (Gal) NEW RATES per 1,000 Gal($)
Residential For up to 3,000 427.91
  For the next 3,000 754.39
  For the next 3,000 814.53
  For the next 3,000 1,039.64
  For the next 8,000 1,218.41
  Over 20,000 1,294.80
Commercial All quantities 1,666.65
Condominium All quantities 795.96
Primary School All quantities 641.87

Water Facts

At birth, water accounts for approximately 80 percent of an infant’s body weight.