Rates and Fees

Lowndes County Water Authority (Effective 1/1/13)
Water Rates
Minimum Bill: First 2,000 gallons $23.00
All over 2,000 gallons $6.00 per 1,000 gallons
Commercial Rates
First 20,000 gallons $116.35
All over 20,000 gallons $6.00/1,000 gallons
Meter Deposit: Owner $50.00 Renter $100.00
New Meter Installation:
5/8 x 3/4” Tapping Fee $600.00 + Deposit ($50.00)
1” Tapping Fee $700.00 + Deposit ($50.00)
2” Tapping Fee $1,000.00 + Deposit ($50.00)
Road Bore $400.00 in addition to above
Meter Connection Fee:
$100.00 + Deposit ($50.00 owner)
$100.00 + Deposit ($100.00 renter)
Reconnection:$50.00
(Reread) Service Fee:$25.00 or $0.00 if original reading incorrect
Tampering Fee:$150.00 + $15.00 Lock
Late Fee:$5.00 or 5%, which ever is greater
Returned Check Fee:$30.00
Meter Test:$75.00