Rates and Fees

Schedule A - Usage Charges, Effective January 2017 Billing

 

TABLE I
Unit
Rate
Residential and Commercial Water Base Charge (Minimum Base Rate)-2 months 1,000 gallons or less for two months
$11.73
Residential and Commerical Surcharge Each 10 gallons over the Base Amount             $0.1173

 

TABLE II
Unit
Rate
Residential Sewer Base Charge (Minimum Base Rate)-2 months 9,000 gallons or less for two months $108.33
Residential Sewer Surcharge Each 10 gallons over the Residential Base Amount $0.1381
Commercial Sewer Base Charge (Minimum Base Rate)-2 months 12,000 gallons or less for two months $191.16
Commercial Sewer Surcharge Each 10 gallons over the Commercial Base Amount $0.1381


*Note: The CCSA currently bills customers every two months. Bills are typically mailed out during the months of January, March, May, July, September, and November.

Schedule B - Availability and Meter Fees, Effective July 1, 2006


A single family dwelling, town-home, or apartment shall be assessed a Water Availability Fee of $13,800 per unit and a Sewer Availability Fee of $16,200.00 per unit. Duplexes shall be assessed a water availability fee of $27,600.00 and a sewer availability fee of $32,400.00. Multi-family units shall be assessed a water availability fee of $13,800.00 per unit and a sewer availability fee of $16,200.00 per unit. All other commercial, industrial and mixed-use users shall be assessed a fee based upon the Projected Average Daily Flow in gallons per day (gpd) in accordance with the schedule below. All flow projections shall be computed in accordance with the Virginia Department of Health Waterworks Regulations (12VAC5-590-690). Average daily flow and peak hourly flow calculations shall be provided to the Clarke County Sanitary Authority for review.

Projected Average
Daily Flow (gpd)
Water Availability
Fee
  Projected Average
Daily Flow (gpd)
Sewer Availability
Fee
1 to 375 $20,700.00   1 to 300 $24,300.00
376 to 500 $27,600.00   301 to 400 $32,400.00
501 to 625 $34,500.00   401 to 500 $40,500.00
626 to 750 $41,400.00   501 to 600 $48,600.00
751 to 875 $48,300.00   601 to 700 $56,700.00
876 to 1000 $55,200.00   701 to 800 $64,800.00
1,001 to 1,250 $69,000.00   801 to 1,000 $81,000.00
1,251 to 1,500 $82,800.00   1,001 to 1,200 $97,200.00
1,501 to 1,750 $96,600.00   1,201 to 1,400 $113,400.00
1,751 to 2,000 $110,400.00   1,401 to 1,600 $129,600.00
2,001 to 2,250 $124,200.00   1,601 to 1,800 $145,800.00
2,251 to 2,500 $138,000.00   1,801 to 2,000 $162,000.00
2,501 to 3,125 $172,500.00   2,001 to 2,500 $202,500.00
3,126 to 3,750 $207,000.00   2,501 to 3,000 $243,000.00
3,751 to 5,000 $276,000.00   3,001 to 4,000 $324,000.00
5,001 to 6,250 $345,000.00   4,001 to 5,000 $405,000.00
6,251 to 7,500 $414,000.00   5,001 to 6,000 $486,000.00
7,501 to 8,750 $483,000.00   6,001 to 7,000 $567,000.00
8,751 to 10,000 $552,000.00   7,001 to 8,000 $648,000.00
10,001 to 12,500 $690,000.00   8,001 to 10,000 $810,000.00
12,501 to 15,000 $828,000.00   10,001 to 12,000 $972,000.00
15,001 to 17,500 $966,000.00   12,001 to 14,000 $1,134,000.00
17,501 to 20,000 $1,104,000.00   14,001 to 16,000 $1,296,000.00
20,001 to 22,500 $1,242,000.00   16,001 to 18,000 $1,458,000.00
22,501 to 25,000 $1,380,000.00   18,001 to 20,000 $1,620,000.00
      20,001 to 22,500 $1,822,500.00
      22,501 to 25,000 $2,025,000.00


Water Meter Fees:


Meter Size

Meter Fee
5/8" $200
¾" $250
1" $300
1.5" $500
2" $700
> 2" Custom calculation

 

Schedule C - Miscellaneous Charges

Type
Rate
New Connection Account Fee $50 for each sewer and water connection
New Customer Account Fee $50 for water and/or sewer
Transfer Account Charge $50 for water and/or sewer
Administrative-Processing Termination Fee (charged when termination notice is sent, even if service is not actually terminated) $25
Termination Fee (charged when termination is scheduled or completed) $50
Meter Test $50
Returned Check Fee $25
Fire Hydrant Fee $50 annually
Sprinkler Fee $50 annually
Fire Flow Test $50
Late Fee 10% of past due amount
Service to Customer Lines Actual cost to Authority, plus 10% of that cost
Engineering & Inspection Service Actual cost to Authority, plus 10% of that cost
Grinder Pump Obstruction Fee No less than $500, plus the actual costs associated with repairing the grinder pump. Every recurring violation by the same customer will result in a doubling of the previous fine.