1.5% per month (19.56% per annum).
Fire protection systems
Annual fees for fire protection services are as follows:
Domestic accounts having a service pipe of 50 mm in diameter: $68.00
Building serviced by a primary pipe:
100 mm in diameter: $269.00
150 mm in diameter: $373.00
200 - 300 mm in diameter: $478.00
Building serviced by a fire line: $373.00
Disconnection or reconnection of water service
During regular working hours: $55.00
Outside of regular Halifax Water working hours: $210.00
New water, wastewater, or stormwater account
All new accounts require a $25.00 setup fee.
Bulk fill station rates
$2.24 per m³ plus an annual permit fee.
Dishonored payments (NSF)
Collection of overdue bills
$35.00 fee for each visit by the investigator or collector to a customer whose payment is overdue.
Water meter installation
$55.00 fee for the installation of a water meter up to and including 25 mm.
Missed appointment by customer
$45.00 per visit (if you fail to keep an appointment or the plumbing is not completed to allow for installation of a water meter).
Theft of service
Halifax Water may charge penalties in addition to applicable water charges for each illegal water connection as follows:
- 1st offence: $300.00
- 2nd offence: $750.00
Customer (Flow) Monitoring Service
$120.00 per month, per meter. This monitoring service is available for Halifax Water customers who are large water users and have private distribution systems. It is meant to monitor the metered flow and report abnormal water usage to the customer.
Copy of customer bill
$12.00 per copy issued outside the regular billing cycle.
*HST will be added where applicable
For more information on rates and charges, phone customer care at 902.420.9287, or email: CustomerService@halifaxwater.ca.