Rates

Water & Waste Water Rates

At their December 7th, 2015 meeting, Township Council approved the following changes to water and sewer rates for the communities of Arthur and Mount Forest.  In the decision, Council approved a residential rate freeze for both 2016 & 2017 followed by a 2% increase for the years 2018, 2019 and 2020. 

Commercial and industrial customers who have metered water services will also have a rate freeze for 2016 & 2017 followed by a 2% increase for the years 2018, 2019, 2020.

DESCRIPTION - EFFECTIVE JANUARY 1, 2016
Water                                                                               Water Account set up - $25.00
Residential (flat rate)
Residential - monthly $45.67
Residential - annually $548.00

Non-residential Customers – Annual Flat Rate
$657.00
Non-residential
Rate per cubic metre $2.01
Meter Maintenance Fee (Commercial / Industrial) - monthly $17.00

Wastewater (Sewer)                                                    Sewer Account set up - $25.00
Residential (flat rate)
Residential - monthly $56.17
Residential - annually $674.00

Non-residential Customers – Annual Flat Rate
$808.00
Non-residential
Rate per cubic metre $2.47

Download the Water & Sewer Rate Bylaw 089-15  here

Download Rate Study

2015 O.Reg 453/07 Drinking Water Financial Plan