About Water Usage Charges

Water meters in Muswellbrook Shire are read three times per year in April, August and December. Accounts can be expected between four to six weeks after the reading.

Water usgae charges 2016/2017 financial year

Water users are charged in accordance with the usage recorded through their water meters.

Residential users

Calculation of residential water usage accounts are based on a two-step tariff. The first 350 kilolitres consumed in the financial year are charged at $1.69 per kilolitre. Each kilolitre used over 350 kilolitres will be charged at $2.53 per kilolitre.

Non-resiential users

Non-residential water usage accounts are calculated using a one-step charge of $2.12 per kilolitre.

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