Tapping Fees

West View Water Authority has established a schedule of tapping fees for connections to main water lines, the said tapping fees being in addition to the service line connection fees. The tapping fees will vary, based on many factors including the location of the main line, the connection to a main line installed by the Authority and/or other under reimbursement agreements, to main lines installed under assessment agreements and to other special conditions.

 

The following table is the West View Water Authority Act 57 of 2003 Tap Fee Calculations By Size of Meter.  This schedule is used to determine the Tapping Fees for each instance.  These fees are in effect as of July 1, 2017.

 

Meter Size 5/8″ (1) 3/4″ 1″ 1 1/2″ 2″ 3″ 4″ 6″ 8″ 10″ 12″
Meter Capacity Ratio 1 1.5 2.5 5 8 15 25 50 80 115 215
Connection Fee (4) $2,200 (2) (2) (2) (2) (2) (2) (2) (2) (2) (2)
Facilities Fee $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Tapping Fees $2,868 $4,302 $7,170 $14,340 $22,944 $43,020 $71,700 $143,400 $229,440 $329,820 $616,620
Total Tapping Fee (3) (3) (3) (3) (3) (3) (3) (3) (3) (3) (3)

(1) Assumes a 3/4″ service line with a 5/8″ meter.

(2) Connection fee will be based upon the actual construction costs plus an overhead factor of 20%.

(3) Total cost by meter size will be determined at the completion of the customer service line installation.

(4) The current service line connection fee is set forth on Schedule No. 6.

 

Tapping Fee Calculation Schedule

 

West View Water Authority Tapping Fee Report

 

West View Water Authority Tap Fee Resolution 2017D

 

 

If you have further questions or need more information on West View Water Authority tapping fees please contact us, during normal business hours, at (412) 931-3292.