At the end of April, all residential property owners will recieve a utility bill. The cost of these services is charged separately from property taxes in order to support operating costs and for costs of replacing aging infrastructure such as pipes, pumps, etc. Current rate schedules are available by viewing our Water Rates and Regulations Bylaw.
Annual Water Billing
Please read the following important points regarding annual water billing for all areas:
- Please keep your address and billing information up to date with our office.
- There will be a 2% monthly penalty charged on all unpaid amounts after the due date.
- All unpaid amounts as of December 31st are transferred to the next year's Property Tax Notice, for payment to the appropriate Government Agency.
Quarterly Water Billing
Please read the following important points regarding quarterly water billing for all areas:
- Please note that only a small number of SCRD water customers have metered water accounts. Only under special circumstances will your property be metered.
Metered accounts are billed on a quarterly basis. The quarterly schedule is as follows:
- Q1: Jan 1 - March 31
- Q2: April 1 - June 30
- Q3: July 1 - Sept 30
- Q4: Oct 1 - Dec 31