Water Utility Rates

The Municipality of East Hants is serviced by the East Hants Water Utility. The Utility services the Lantz, Elmsdale, Enfield and Shubenacadie areas. The water rates have been set by the Nova Scotia Utility and Review Board (UARB) as follows:

EAST HANTS WATER UTILITY RATES EFFECTIVE
APRIL 1, 2018
 RATES EFFECTIVE
APRIL 1, 2019
Consumption Rate per 1000 gallons $12.00/1,000 gallons $12.34/1,000 gallons
Consumption Rate per cubic metre**  $2.64 $2.71
Quarterly Base Charge:
5/8″ Meter $  45.91 $ 47.00
¾” Meter $  67.38 $ 69.01
1″ Meter $110.32 $113.02
1 ½” Meter $217.68 $223.05
2″ Meter $346.51 $355.09
3″ Meter $690.06 $707.18
 
WASTEWATER CHARGE COLLECTED THROUGH WATER BILLING
RATES EFFECTIVE
APRIL 1, 2018
 RATES EFFECTIVE
APRIL 1, 2019
Wastewater Management Fee $8.00/1,000 gallons  $9.00/1,000 gallons
$1.80 per cubic metre  $1.98 per cubic metre

 

BULK WATER

 

RATES EFFECTIVE
APRIL 1, 2018

 

RATES EFFECTIVE
APRIL 1, 2019

$13.74/1,000 gallons  $13.95/1,000 gallons
$3.02 per cubic metre  $3.07 per cubic metre

 

The bulk water station is located at 129 Old Enfield Road, Enfield, Nova Scotia. Customers can obtain bulk water by using a prepaid account. Key Fobs are issued at the Municipal Office (a $25.00 refundable fee is required as a deposit on the key fob).

** Please note that the East Hants Water Utility is currently switching from measuring consumption in gallons to cubic metres.