Wastewater


Fee Description   2018/19

Wastewater connection fees

   
Properties paying half wastewater rate in Feilding, Halcombe, Rongotea and Sanson
New sewer connection to property boundary As charged by Contractor
PLUS MDC Administration Fee $ 285.00
     
Properties paying half wastewater rate in Kimbolton and Cheltenham
New sewer connection to property boundary As charged by Contractor
PLUS MDC Administration Fee $ 285.00
     
Properties not paying half wastewater rate after approval to connect
New sewer connection to property boundary As charged by Contractor
PLUS MDC Administration Fee $ 285.00
     

Volumetric Wastewater charges

   
Base charge per water meter connection - charged per three-month period includes 76m3 of flow use per period $ 193.00
Wastewater discharge consumption (not covered by Trade Waste charges) is calculated at 80% of the volume of water used, as measured by water meter $ 1.14
Disconnection at sewer main $ 1,310.00
     

Wastewater Capital Contributions - Units of Demand*

   
Awahuri $ 6,390.00
Cheltenham $ 7,665.00
Feilding $ 5,645.00
Halcombe $ 11,670.00
Himatangi Beach $ 25,395.00
Kimbolton $ 7,830.00
Rongotea $ 8,345.00
Sanson $ 5,975.00
*typically per dwelling    
     

Feilding Trade Waste charges calculated as per Trade Waste Bylaw

Flow per cubic meter (m3) $ 0.61
Biological Oxygen Demand (BOD) per kg $ 0.66
Total Suspended Solid (TSS) per kg $ 0.41
Additional charges may be levied in accordance with the trade waste consent for trade waste high in other contaminants including ammoniacal nitrogen or phosphorous
Total Phosphorous (TP) charge per kg $ 24.53
Total Kjeldahl Nitrogen (TKN) per kg $ 0.21
Tankered Waste for digestion per cubic meter (m3) $ 50.00
Tankered Waste per cubic meter (m3) $ 31.00
     

Trade Waste administration charges

   
Trade Waste Consent application fees (includes first two hours of processing) $ 222.00
Consent processing fee (cost per hour) $ 109.00
Annual Compliance monitoring $ 415.00
Compliance monitoring grease traps sampling (per inspection) $ 83.00
Re-inspection fees (per inspection) $ 109.00
Annual grease trap monitoring $ 72.00
Annual monitoring of oil interceptors (or similar devices) $ 72.00
Annual monitoring of amalgam traps $ 72.00