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Water Services Group Fees and Charges approved for ...

Water Services Group

Water Services Group Fees and Charges approved for 1 July 2023 to 30 June 2024.

All fees and charges are inclusive of GST (except as noted *).

Water Supply Fee (incl GST)
Note: Extraordinary users may be charged by private arrangement with Council.
Note: Quarterly water billing will apply for metered water users.
Note: Extra charges will be applicable for development levies. These will be assessed on a case by case basis. Please contact Council for exact costs.
Tankered water (taken from standpipes) per m$4.15 
Water to metered properties per m$2.95 
Common Charges
Note: Water Connections from the Council main, to and including the toby and/or meter manifold must be installed by a contractor approved by Council for the installation of water connections, at the applicant's expense.
Note: Application fee
Inspection fee$145.00 
Installation Administration fee$200.00 
Debt Recovery - hourly rate$145.00 
Restrictor Fee (Plus actual costs)$135 plus actual costs 
Installation of testable Backflow PreventerContractors Cost 
Maintenance and Annual Testing FeeContractors Cost 
Disconnections and Reconnections$775.00 
Reconnection following Council imposed disconnection$390.00 
New ConnectionsContractors Cost 
Other Water Services Charges
Water Service locates at / hour rate$145.00 
Waste water service locate / hour$320.00 
Meter testing$290.00 
Operational assistance / hour. Minimum charge 1 hour$70.00 
Technical services / hour$145.00 
Water Service located at / hour rate$145.00 


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