Current Water Rates and Meter Charges

Water rates, or commodity charges, are billed according to the amount of water used by each type of customer, and are measured in HCF’s (Hundred Cubic Feet, 1 HCF = 748 gallons).  Fixed meter charges are based on the size of a customer’s meter. 

     
Commodity Charges ($ / HCF)   Effective July 1, 2015
Single Family Residential (First 6 HCF each month)   $4.52
Single Family Residential (Next 10 HCF each month)   $5.57
Single Family Residential (All additional HCF each month)   $6.12
Urban   $5.25
Recreation Irrigation   $5.25
Urban Agriculture   $1.80
Goleta West Conduit   $1.35
Recycled   $3.26
     
Fixed Meter Charges ($ / Month)    Effective July 1, 2015
5/8" & 3/4" Meters (based on individual month's water use)     
     Ultra-Low Flow (6 HCF or less)   $14.14
     Low Flow (7-16 HCF)   $29.20
     All other 5/8" & 3/4" Meters   $44.40
1 - inch   $68.16
1 1/2 - inch   $127.57
2 - inch   $198.85
3 - inch   $424.58
4 - inch   $757.23
6 - inch   $1,672.04
8 - inch   $2,860.09
10 - inch     $4,523.38
Fire Line Charge   $9.44
     
Drought Surcharges per HCF*   Effective July 1, 2015
Stage 3   $2.60

* Drought Surcharges apply uniformly to all customers except for use of recycled water that is subject to the Recycled Water Rates set forth above.

Miscellaneous Fees and Charges

Click here to download a PDF of the Annual Schedule of Miscellaneous Fees and Charges - Effective July 1, 2015