Rate and Fee Information

MONTHLY CONSUMPTION CHARGES

MONTHLY PRIVATE FIRE PROTECTION CHARGES

SERVICE CHARGES

SERVICE INSPECTION FEES

An application is required for service requiring a new connection (tap), a new meter installation or additional facilities to provide the requested service and this application shall be made to GW’s Engineering Department or online at: www.greenvillewater.com/request-for-water-service/. The accompanying fees may be found at: www.greenvillewater.com/development-fees/.

 

MONTHLY CONSUMPTION CHARGES – EFFECTIVE MARCH 1, 2016

Monthly water rates consist of a base charge, which is based upon meter size, plus a volume consumption charge.

METER SIZESCHEDULE 1SCHEDULE 2
BASE
5/8 inch$4.52$6.78
3/4 inch$6.78$10.17
1 inch$11.29$16.94
1 1/2 inch$22.57$33.86
2 inch$36.11$54.16
3 inch$72.21$108.31
4 inch$112.83$169.25
6 inch$225.65$338.48
8 inch$361.05$541.55
10 inch$519.00$778.49
VOLUME
$/THOUSAND GALLONS
$1.47$2.22

 

MONTHLY PRIVATE FIRE PROTECTION CHARGES – EFFECTIVE MARCH 1, 2016

Application for private fire protection systems require that three sets of plans be submitted to the Greenville Water Engineering Department for approval. It is recommended that the Engineering Department be contacted concerning specific requirements prior to the preparation of plans. The supplying tap will not be made until plans are approved and specific pit construction and valving requirements are met. Bills for private fire services are rendered in advance.

SIZE OF SERVICE PIPESCHEDULE 1SCHEDULE 2
6" and under$9.11$18.22
8" each$16.39$32.78
10" each$27.32$54.64
12" each$45.54$91.05

 

SERVICE CHARGES

Delinquent Charge5% of bill with a minimum of $7.50
Non-Pay Service Charge$40
Locked Meter Charge$40
Unauthorized Water-Use Charge (Minimum Plus Costs)$100
Returned Payment Charge$30
Special Turn-On Charge$40
Meter Testing Charge$60

 

SERVICE INSPECTION FEE

This fee is applicable when Greenville Water is notified by the plumber that the job is ready for tapping
and/or meter installation but does not meet Greenville Water’s specifications, thereby requiring extra trips. Each such
additional trip is subject to the following Inspection Fee, payable in advance:

Inspection Fee – $40