The charges shown below are for a full year. Residential customers receive a bill from NEV Water four times a year. Water and sewer charges for customers consist of a fixed service charge and a usage charge.
IPART ( NSW Government Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal) determines the maximum prices that NEV can charge customers for water, sewerage and stormwater drainage.
All water and sewerage charges are GST free.
Residential Water Charges
NEV supplies customers with 2 water services. A potable water supply which is metered and a recycled non potable water supply which is not metered.
Water charges for residential customers are made up of:
A fixed base water service charge for operating the water system.
A water usage charge is applied to the volume of potable water used by an individual customer. Usage charges are measured in kilolitres (kL).
Base water service charge $49.43 per quarter
Water usage $2.29 per kL water used
NEV charges residential customers a base sewer service charge set to recover the cost of operating the sewer system.
Residential Sewer Charges
Base sewer service charge for a stand-alone dwelling- $168.18 per quarter
NEV Water offers qualifying pensioners a rebate on the fixed water and sewage charges of $175 per annum. If you wish to apply for this rebate please compete the NEV Water Pensioner concession application.