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Water Charges 2017/18

This table shows our core household charges for this year and last year. The full set of charges are available in the household charges scheme linked below
(Each year begins on April 1st.)


This Year
 Last year

Charge per cubic metre of water
(1,000 litres or about 220 gallons)

 £1.0348 £1.0412

Charge per £1 of the rateable value of the property per year

 £0.6498 £0.6412

Standing charge
(Metered and unmetered)
Amount per year

 £25.90 £25.52

Average household water bill

For 2017/18 our average household water bill is £136 a year. This is equivalent to 37.4 pence a day and is lower than the industry average. 

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