Water Connections

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

Water – Fees Apply for 1 July 2017 to 30 June 2018

 

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

The 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 deposit of $1,545.00 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 deposit of $1,030.00 will be required and the balance paid on completion of the job.

4c

Where land is being subdivided it is the subdivider’s responsibility to provide a water connection to each lot.  In all cases connection to the Council main will be done by Council contractor on a charge up basis.  A deposit of $1,030.00 will be required before any work is done, the balance of the cost to be paid at the completion of the job.

Other Connection/Disconnection Fees

Description

Fee (Incl. GST)

$

Annual inspection fee for backflow preventer

75.00

Water reconnection fee or removal of water flow restrictor

Water disconnection fee

275.00

275.00

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 3123
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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