Water Connections

If you would like to apply for a water connection to your property, please fill out the Application here and return to Council with the corresponding fee. Please note your connection will not be scheduled in until payment has been made, if you would like to discuss your proposed connection further please phone Council on 0800 727 059

A standard water connection is defined as one of the following options:

Water – Fees Apply for 1 July 2018 to 30 June 2019

 

Description

Fee (Incl. GST)

$

EXISTING CONNECTION POINT

Provide 20 millimetres meter

 

275.00

Provide 25 millimetres meter

520.00

NEW CONNECTION

 

Provide 20 millimetres connection, testable backflow preventer and meter

1,650.00

Provide 25 millimetres connection, testable backflow preventer and meter

Provide 20 millimetres connection, non-testable backflow preventer and meter

2,040.00

1,400.00

Provide 25 millimetres connection, non-testable backflow preventer and meter

1,820.00

Notes:

1

Council’s contractor will provide all necessary components to complete the connection from the main to the property boundary.  If the distance from the main to the boundary exceeds 2.0 metres, Council reserves the right to recover actual costs.

2

The Council’s contractor will provide the meter and install onto an existing connection at the boundary.

3

The Council’s contractor will only make the physical connection to the Council main and install the toby/anglemain valve.  The applicant will carry out all other physical works.

4

This section applies where applicable to all connections.

4a

Where a larger meter is required a quote will be obtained from Council's contractors, this will need to be paid prior to work commencing.

4b

Where a connection is not straightforward (e.g. crossing a road or lifting cobblestones) a quote will be obtained from Council’s contractor. The quoted cost plus 15% shall be paid to Council prior to work commencing.

4c

Where land is being subdivided it is the subdivider’s responsibility to provide a water connection to each lot and connect the development's water supply reticulation system to the public system.  In all cases connection to the Council main shall be done by Council's contractor and payment shall be made directly by the subdivider to Council's contractor.  

Other Connection/Disconnection Fees

Description

Fee (Incl. GST)

$

Annual inspection fee for backflow preventer

85.00

Water reconnection fee or removal of water flow restrictor

Water disconnection fee

290.00

290.00

If you would like to apply for a water connection to your property, please fill out the Application here and return to Council with the corresponding fee. Please note your connection will not be scheduled in until payment has been made, if you would like to discuss your proposed connection further please phone Council on 0800 727 059

CONTACT US

Online requests 

Kaipara District Council
0800 727 059 (24 Hours)
Phone: +64 9 439 7059
Email: council@kaipara.govt.nz
 

OFFICE LOCATIONS

Office hours: 8 am to 4.30 pm Monday to Friday

Address: 42 Hokianga Road, Dargaville 0310
Address: Unit 6, The Hub, 6 Molesworth Drive, Mangawhai 0505

Mail: Private Bag 1001, Dargaville 0340
 

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