Water Supply Fees

Please note: an additional fee will be charged if paying by credit card or paywave. Manawatu District Council does not receive any part of this fee.

Fee Description Fee ($)
All schemes (excluding rural water supplies)
Metered water supply three monthly charges:
15mm to 20mm 174.00
25 mm 184.00
32 mm 184.00
40 mm 196.00
50 mm 196.00
100 mm 227.00
150 mm 249.00
The above charges include an allowance of 380m3 of water per annum. Water use in excess of this will be separately charged.
Additional water use per m3 1.58
RPZ (Reduced Pressure Zone Protector) inspection and test fee for meters up to 50 mm 121.00
RPZ (Reduced Pressure Zone Protector) inspection and test fee for meters larger than 50 mm 185.00
Emergency meters water use per m3 (minimum charge of $20.00 applies when water is used) 5.65
Service restriction due to account issues (disconnect and reconnect)
Remove or replace flow restrictor 411.00
Water Filling Stations
Water use per m3 3.00
Access key (refundable deposit) 60.00
Feilding Water
Capital contribution (per unit of demand) - where development contributions are not charged 6,475.00
Connection fee:  
New connection to property boundary PLUS MDC Administration Fee As charged by Contractor
MDC Administration Fee 309.00
Meter installation cost in addition to manifold costs - sizes up to 20 mm 343.00
Meter installation cost in addition to manifold costs - sizes greater than 20 mm Individual quote
Disconnection - Pipe diameter up to 20mm 491.00
Disconnection - Pipe diameter over 20mm Individual quote
Himatangi Beach Water Scheme
Capital contribution (per unit of demand) 4,245.00
Connection fee:
New connection to property boundary PLUS MDC Administration Fee As charged by Contractor
MDC Administration Fee 309.00
Disconnection 491.00
Rongotea Water Scheme
Capital contribution (per unit of demand) 7,480.00
Connection fee 1,397.00
Disconnection 491.00
Meter installation cost in addition to manifold costs - sizes up to 20 mm 343.00
Meter installation cost in addition to manifold costs - sizes greater than 20 mm Individual quote
Sanson Water Scheme
Capital contribution (per unit of demand) 5,465.00
Connection fee 1,397.00
Disconnection 491.00
Remove or replace flow restrictor 409.00
Increase or decrease water allocation 409.00
Stanway/Halcombe Rural Water Scheme
Capital contribution (per unit) 3,195.00
Connection fee (owner pays all pipe work) 1,397.00
Disconnection 491.00
Remove or replace flow restrictor 409.00
Increase or decrease water allocation 409.00
Waituna West Rural Water Scheme
Capital contribution (per unit) 3,895.00
Connection fee (owner pays all pipe work) 1,397.00
Disconnection 491.00
Remove or replace flow restrictor 409.00
Increase or decrease water allocation 409.00