Water & Sewer

Water

Current water rates and regulations as presented by the Nova Scotia Utility and Review Board.

Water Rates

Metered- Consumption Rate =$0.636 per cubic metre- billed quarterly
Un-metered =$71.77 per quarter

Sprinkler System 6” =$250.00 per Annum

Sprinkler System 8” =$300.00 per Annum
Private Hydrants =$200.00 per Annum

*If you require water services to an undeveloped lot in Amherst please call (902) 667-3352.

Documents

North Tyndal Wellfield

Wellfield Protection Strategy

Production Transmission Distribution

Disinfection

Amherst Water Utility Meets Federal Provincial Requirements

 

Sewer

Owners of non-residential properties or businesses are encouraged to review the bylaw as strict limits are included for concentrations of certain substances which are deemed to be detrimental to the efficient operation of a sewage collection system and sewage treatment plant.

Sewer Rates (based on Water Consumption)

Residential =$0.99 cubic metre – billed quarterly
Commercial =$0.49 cubic metre – billed quarterly
Sewer Flat Un-metred (Mini Homes) =$44.63 per quarter

*If you require Wastewater services to an undeveloped lot in Amherst please call (902) 667-3352.

Documents

Wastewater Discharge Bylaw