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Water & Sewer Rates


Water Rates

There is a 5% discount on current charges paid by the due date.

The water rates shown below do not include the 5% discount that is automatically applied to current charges, when payment is received on time. 

Effective January 1, 2016
Residential, Commercial & Institutional* $1.15/m3
Industrial & Agricultural   $1.04/m3

Effective January 1, 2015
Residential $1.15/m3
 
Commercial & Institutional*
 
Tier 1
(1 - 1,667 m3 billed bi-monthly)
$1.15/m3
Tier 2
(> 1,667 m3 billed bi-monthly)
$1.04/m3
 
Industrial & Agricultural
 
Tier 1
(1 - 1,667 m3 billed bi-monthly)
$1.04/m3
Tier 2
(> 1,667 m3 billed bi-monthly)
$0.98/m3

*Includes Hydrant Customers
m3 stands for cubic metres

Refer to the Waterworks Rates and Regulations Bylaw, 2011 - Bylaw No. 2053-2011 for other rates & charges. 

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Sanitary Sewer Rates 

There is a 5% discount on current charges paid by the due date.

The sanitary sewer rates shown below do not include the 5% discount that is automatically applied to current charges, when payment is received on time. 

Effective January 1,  2016
Residential, Commercial & Institutional* $0.97/m3
Industrial & Agricultural   $0.87/m3
Unmetered Users  $284.00 per annum, per unit 

Effective January 1, 2015
Residential* $0.97/m3
 
Commercial & Institutional
 
Tier 1
(1 - 1,667 m3 billed bi-monthly)**
 1 - 2,500 m3 billed quarterly)***
$0.97/m3
Tier 2
(> 1,667 m3 billed bi-monthly)**
 > 2,500 m3 billed quarterly)***
$0.87/m3
 
Industrial & Agricultural
 
Tier 1
(1 - 1,667 m3 billed bi-monthly)**
 2,500 m3 billed quarterly)***
$0.87/m3
Tier 2
(> 1,667 m3 billed bi-monthly)**
 > 2,500 m3 billed quarterly)***
$0.82/m3
Unmetered Users  $284.00 per annum, per unit 

*    Residential includes mixed use properties with commercial and residential components.
**  Bi-monthly billing cycle for City of Abbotsford customers, except sewer customers
             within the Clearbrook Waterworks District.
***Quarterly billing cycle for customers within the Clearbrook Waterworks District.
m3 stands for cubic metres

Sewer volume is equal to 90% of metered water volume. Please refer to the Sewer Rates and Regulations Bylaw, 2011 - Bylaw No. 1862-2009 for other rates & charges.  

 

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