Moreton Bay prices for 2017-18

 

Unitywater charges for WATER  Unit 2017-18 price 

Water usage tier 1 (0 - 822L/day1)

You pay this variable charge based on the amount of water used. Read more.

 Per kL (1000L)  $0.667

Water usage tier 2 (above 822L/day)

You pay this variable charge based on the amount of water used. Read more.

 Per kL (1000L)  $1.333

Water access2

You pay this fixed charge for connection, or ability to connect, to our water network. Read more

 Per day $0.858
State Government charge 
   

Bulk water 

The State Government sets this price. Unitywater is required to pass this on to our customers at cost. Read more.

 Per kL (1000L)  $2.817

1: A separate water usage tier will be applicable for each unit in a residential unit complex.

2: Minimum charge for each lot, whether connected, unconnected or strata titled. The charge is for both no meter and for meters up to and including 25mm. Higher charges apply to larger meters. A water access charge applies for each unit in a residential unit complex. Annual charge equivalent to a standard 365-day year is $313.21.

NOTE: 1 kL (kilolitre) = 1000L (litres)

Unitywater charges for SEWERAGE  Unit 2017-18 price 

Sewerage usage (capped at 740L/day1)

You pay this variable charge for sewage treatment and disposal. Read more.

 Per kL (1000L)  $0.667

Sewerage usage percentage

You pay this variable charge for sewage treatment and disposal. Read more.

   90%

Sewerage access2

You pay this fixed charge for connection, or ability to connect, to our sewerage system. Read more

 Per day $1.867 

1: Sewerage usage charge is based on water usage multiplied by a 90% sewerage usage percentage, capped at 740 litres per day. The maximum sewerage usage charge based on 90% sewerage usage is $180.16 for a 365-day year. A separate sewerage usage cap will be applicable for each unit in a residential unit complex.

2: Minimum charge for each lot whether connected, unconnected, strata titled, or with no meter. Sewerage access charge is based on a 90% sewerage usage percentage and will apply for each unit in a residential unit complex. Annual charge equivalent to a standard 365-day year is $681.49.

NOTE: 1 kL (kilolitre) = 1000L (litres)

A property is considered a retirement village where it meets the following criteria:

  1. The property’s primary use is as a retirement village or aged care facility (This excludes hospitals and medical facilities)
  2. The property is not strata or group titled
  3. The Land Use Code is:
    - 2100 series: Residential institutions, aged people’s homes (Non-Medical Care), or
    - 2700 series: Aged people’s home, nursing home, convalescent homes.
Unitywater charges for WATER  Unit 2017-18 price 

Water usage

You pay this variable charge based on the amount of water used. Read more.

 Per kL (1000L)  $1.333

Water access1

You pay this fixed charge for connection, or ability to connect, to our water network. Read more

 Per day $0.858
State Government charge 
   

Bulk water 

The State Government sets this price. Unitywater is required to pass this on to our customers at cost. Read more.

 Per kL (1000L)  $2.817

1: Charge is for no meter and for meters up to and including 25 mm. Higher charges apply to larger meters. Annual charge equivalent to a standard 365-day year is $308.43.

Dedicated fire service meters are not levied access charges and receive a usage allowance for testing purposes. As per the Water Supply Safety and Reliability Act (2008), a customer must notify Unitywater immediately if water has been used for fire-fighting purposes.

NOTE: 1 kL (kilolitre) = 1000L (litres)

Unitywater charges for SEWERAGE  Unit 2017-18 price 

Sewerage usage1

You pay this variable charge for sewage treatment and disposal. Read more.

 Per kL (1000L)  $1.333
Sewerage usage percentage   90% 

Sewerage access2

You pay this fixed charge for connection, or ability to connect, to our sewerage system. Read more

 Per day $1.867 

1: Sewerage usage charge is based on water usage multiplied by a 90% sewerage usage percentage.

2: Sewerage access fees charged based on the size of the meter and 90% sewerage usage percentage. Above charge is for no meter and meters up to and including 25mm. Higher charges apply to larger meters. Annual charge equivalent to a standard 365-day year is $681.49.

NOTE: 1 kL (kilolitre) = 1000L (litres)


A customer is classified as a not-for-profit, community or sporting group only upon direction from either Moreton Bay Regional Council, Sunshine Coast Regional Council or Noosa Shire Council.

 

Unitywater charges for WATER  Unit 2017-18 price 

Water usage tier 1 (0 - 822L/day )

You pay this variable charge based on the amount of water used. Read more.

 Per kL (1000L)  $0.667

Water usage tier 2 (above 822L/day)

You pay this variable charge based on the amount of water used. Read more.

 Per kL (1000L)  $1.333

Water access1

You pay this fixed charge for connection, or ability to connect, to our water network. Read more

 Per day $0.858
State Government charge 
   

Bulk water 

The State Government sets this price. Unitywater is required to pass this on to our customers at cost. Read more.

 Per kL (1000L)  $2.817

1: Minimum charge for each lot, whether connected, unconnected or strata titled. The charge is for both no meter and for meters up to and including 25mm. Higher charges apply to larger meters. Annual charge equivalent to a standard 365-day year is $313.21.

Dedicated fire service meters are not levied access charges and receive a usage allowance for testing purposes. As per the Water Supply Safety and Reliability Act (2008), a customer is required to notify Unitywater immediately if water has been used for fire fighting purposes.

NOTE: 1 kL (kilolitre) = 1000L (litres)

Unitywater charges for SEWERAGE  Unit 2017-18 price 

Sewerage usage tier 1 (0 - 740L/day1)

You pay this variable charge for sewage treatment and disposal. Read more.

 Per kL (1000L)  $0.667

Sewerage usage tier 2 (above 740L/day1)

You pay this variable charge for sewage treatment and disposal. Read more.

 Per kL (1000L)  $1.333

Sewerage access2

You pay this fixed charge for connection, or ability to connect, to our sewerage system. Read more

 Per day $1.867 

1: Sewerage usage charge is based on water usage multiplied by a sewerage usage percentage based on the property land use type.

2: Charged for each lot whether connected, unconnected, strata titled, or with no meter. Sewerage access fees charged based on the size of the meter and sewerage usage percentage based on the property land use type. Above charge is for no meter and for meters up to and including 25mm with 90% sewerage usage percentage. Higher charges apply to larger meters. Annual charge equivalent to a standard 365-day year is $681.49. 

NOTE: 1 kL (kilolitre) = 1000L (litres)

Unitywater charges for WATER  Unit 2017-18 price 

Water usage

You pay this variable charge based on the amount of water used. Read more.

 Per kL (1000L)  $1.333

Water access1

You pay this fixed charge for connection, or ability to connect, to our water network. Read more

 Per day $0.858
State Government charge 
   

Bulk water

The State Government sets this price. Unitywater is required to pass this on to our customers at cost. Read more.

 Per kL (1000L)  $2.817

1: Minimum charge for each lot whether connected, unconnected or strata titled. Charge is for no meter and for meters up to and including 25 mm. Higher charges will apply to larger meters. Annual charge equivalent to a standard 365 day year is $313.21.

Dedicated fire service meters are not levied access charges and receive a usage allowance for testing purposes. As per the Water Supply Safety and Reliability Act (2008), a customer is required to notify Unitywater immediately if water has been used for fire fighting purposes.

NOTE: 1 kL (kilolitre) = 1000L (litres)

Unitywater charges for SEWERAGE  Unit 2017-18 price 

Sewerage usage1

You pay this variable charge for sewage treatment and disposal. Read more.

 Per kL (1000L)  $1.333

Sewerage access2

You pay this fixed charge for connection, or ability to connect, to our sewerage system. Read more

 Per day $1.867 

1: Sewerage usage charge is based on water usage multiplied by a sewerage usage percentage based on the property land use type. 

2: Minimum charge for each lot whether connected, unconnected, strata titled, or with no meter. Sewerage access fees charged based on the size of the meter and sewerage usage percentage based on the property land use type. Above charge is for no meter and for meters up to and including 25mm with 90% sewerage usage percentage. Higher charges apply to larger meters. Annual charge equivalent to a standard 365 day year is $681.46

NOTE: 1 kL (kilolitre) = 1000L (litres)

Fixed water and sewerage access charges are based on the size and number of water meters on a property. 

Meter size Unit Water access charge Sewerage access charge
No meter and up to 25 mm* per day $0.858 $1.867
32 mm per day $2.197 $4.780
40 mm per day $3.433 $7.469
50 mm per day $5.363 $11.669
65 mm per day $9.063 $19.721
80 mm per day $13.729 $29.873
100 mm per day $21.452 $46.677
150 mm per day $48.268$105.024
200 mm per day $85.810 $186.710

*Minimum charge for each lot whether connected, unconnected, strata titled, or with no meter.

Sewerage access fees charged based on the size of the meter and sewerage usage percentage based on the property land use type. Access charges shown are based on 90% sewerage usage percentage.

Sunshine Coast prices for 2017-18

 

Unitywater charges for WATER  Unit 2017-18 price 

Water usage tier 1 (0 - 822L/day 1)

You pay this variable charge based on the amount of water used. Read more.

 Per kL (1000L)  $0.667

Water usage tier 2 (above 822L/day)

You pay this variable charge based on the amount of water used. Read more.

 Per kL (1000L)  $1.333

Water access2

You pay this fixed charge for connection, or ability to connect, to our water network. Read more

 Per day $0.685
State Government charge 
   

Bulk water 

The State Government sets this price. Unitywater is required to pass this on to our customers at cost. Read more.

 Per kL (1000L)  $2.616

1: A separate water usage tier will be applicable for each unit in a residential unit complex.

2: Minimum charge for each lot, whether connected, unconnected or strata titled. The charge is for both no meter and for meters up to and including 25mm. Higher charges apply to larger meters. A water access charge applies for each unit in a residential unit complex. Annual charge equivalent to a standard 365-day year is $250.06.

NOTE: 1 kL (kilolitre) = 1000L (litres)

Unitywater charges for SEWERAGE  Unit 2017-18 price 

Sewerage usage (capped at 740L/day1)

You pay this variable charge for sewage treatment and disposal. Read more.

 Per kL (1000L)  $0.667

Sewerage usage percentage

You pay this variable charge for sewage treatment and disposal. Read more.

   90%

Sewerage access2

You pay this fixed charge for connection, or ability to connect, to our sewerage system. Read more

 Per day $1.492 

1: Sewerage usage charge is based on water usage multiplied by a 90% sewerage usage percentage, capped at 740 litres per day. The maximum sewerage usage charge based on 90% sewerage usage is $180.16 for a 365-day year. A separate sewerage usage cap will be applicable for each unit in a residential unit complex.

2: Minimum charge for each lot whether connected, unconnected, strata titled, or with no meter. Sewerage access charge is based on a 90% sewerage usage percentage and will apply for each unit in a residential unit complex. Annual charge equivalent to a standard 365-day year is $544.69.

NOTE: 1 kL (kilolitre) = 1000L (litres)

A property is considered a retirement village where it meets the following criteria:

  1. The property’s primary use is as a retirement village or aged care facility (This excludes hospitals and medical facilities)
  2. The property is not strata or group titled
  3. The Land Use Code is:
    - 2100 series: Residential institutions, aged people’s homes (Non-Medical Care), or
    - 2700 series: Aged people’s home, nursing home, convalescent homes.
Unitywater charges for WATER  Unit 2017-18 price 

Water usage

You pay this variable charge based on the amount of water used. Read more.

 Per kL (1000L)  $1.333

Water access1

You pay this fixed charge for connection, or ability to connect, to our water network. Read more

 Per day $0.685
State Government charge 
   

Bulk water 

The State Government sets this price. Unitywater is required to pass this on to our customers at cost. Read more.

 Per kL (1000L)  $2.616

1: Charge is for no meter and for meters up to and including 25 mm. Higher charges apply to larger meters. Annual charge equivalent to a standard 365-day year is $250.06.

Dedicated fire service meters are not levied access charges and receive a usage allowance for testing purposes. As per the Water Supply Safety and Reliability Act (2008), a customer must notify Unitywater immediately if water has been used for fire-fighting purposes.

NOTE: 1 kL (kilolitre) = 1000L (litres)

Unitywater charges for SEWERAGE  Unit 2017-18 price 

Sewerage usage1

You pay this variable charge for sewage treatment and disposal. Read more.

 Per kL (1000L)  $1.333
Sewerage usage percentage   90% 

Sewerage access2

You pay this fixed charge for connection, or ability to connect, to our sewerage system. Read more

 Per day $1.492 

1: Sewerage usage charge is based on water usage multiplied by a 90% sewerage usage percentage.

2: Sewerage access fees charged based on the size of the meter and 90% sewerage usage percentage. Above charge is for no meter and meters up to and including 25mm. Higher charges apply to larger meters. Annual charge equivalent to a standard 365-day year is $544.69.

NOTE: 1 kL (kilolitre) = 1000L (litres)

A customer is classified as a not-for-profit, community or sporting group only upon direction from either Moreton Bay Regional Council, Sunshine Coast Regional Council or Noosa Shire Council.

 

Unitywater charges for WATER  Unit 2017-18  price 

Water usage tier 1 (0 - 822L/day)

You pay this variable charge based on the amount of water used. Read more.

 Per kL (1000L)  $0.667

Water usage tier 2 (above 822L/day)

You pay this variable charge based on the amount of water used. Read more.

 Per kL (1000L)  $1.333

Water access1

You pay this fixed charge for connection, or ability to connect, to our water network. Read more

 Per day $0.685
State Government charge 
   

Bulk water 

The State Government sets this price. Unitywater is required to pass this on to our customers at cost. Read more.

 Per kL (1000L)  $2.616

1: Minimum charge for each lot, whether connected, unconnected or strata titled. The charge is for both no meter and for meters up to and including 25mm. Higher charges apply to larger meters. Annual charge equivalent to a standard 365-day year is $250.06.

Dedicated fire service meters are not levied access charges and receive a usage allowance for testing purposes. As per the Water Supply Safety and Reliability Act (2008), a customer is required to notify Unitywater immediately if water has been used for fire fighting purposes.

NOTE: 1 kL (kilolitre) = 1000L (litres)

Unitywater charges for SEWERAGE  Unit 2017-18  price 

Sewerage usage tier 1 (0 - 740L/day1)

You pay this variable charge for sewage treatment and disposal. Read more.

 Per kL (1000L)  $0.667

Sewerage usage tier 2 (above 740L/day1)

You pay this variable charge for sewage treatment and disposal. Read more.

 Per kL (1000L)  $1.333

Sewerage access2

You pay this fixed charge for connection, or ability to connect, to our sewerage system. Read more

 Per day $1.492 

1: Sewerage usage charge is based on water usage multiplied by a sewerage usage percentage based on the property land use type.

2: Charged for each lot whether connected, unconnected, strata titled, or with no meter. Sewerage access fees charged based on the size of the meter and sewerage usage percentage based on the property land use type. Above charge is for no meter and for meters up to and including 25mm with 90% sewerage usage percentage. Higher charges apply to larger meters. Annual charge equivalent to a standard 365-day year is $544.69. 

NOTE: 1 kL (kilolitre) = 1000L (litres)

Unitywater charges for WATER  Unit 2017-18  price 

Water usage

You pay this variable charge based on the amount of water used. Read more.

 Per kL (1000L)  $1.333

Water access1

You pay this fixed charge for connection, or ability to connect, to our water network. Read more

 Per day $0.685
State Government charge 
   

Bulk water

The State Government sets this price. Unitywater is required to pass this on to customers at cost. Read more.

 Per kL (1000L)  $2.616

1: Minimum charge for each lot whether connected, unconnected, strata titled, or with no meter. Charge is for no meter and for meters up to and including 25 mm. Higher charges will apply to larger meters. Annual charge equivalent to a standard 365 day year is $250.06.

Dedicated fire service meters are not levied access charges and receive a usage allowance for testing purposes. As per the Water Supply Safety and Reliability Act (2008), a customer is required to notify Unitywater immediately if water has been used for fire fighting purposes.

NOTE: 1 kL (kilolitre) = 1000L (litres)

Unitywater charges for SEWERAGE  Unit 2017-18 price 

Sewerage usage1

You pay this variable charge for sewage treatment and disposal. Read more.

 Per kL (1000L)  $1.333

Sewerage access2

You pay this fixed charge for connection, or ability to connect, to our sewerage system. Read more

 Per day $1.492

1: Sewerage usage charge is based on water usage multiplied by a sewerage usage percentage based on the property land use type.

2: Minimum charge for each lot whether connected, unconnected, strata titled, or with no meter. Sewerage access fees charged based on the size of the meter and sewerage usage percentage based on the property land use type. Above charge is for no meter and for meters up to and including 25mm with 90% sewerage usage percentage. Higher charges apply to larger metersAnnual charge equivalent to a standard 365 day year is $544.69.

NOTE: 1 kL (kilolitre) = 1000L (litres)

Fixed water and sewerage access charges are based on the size and number of water meters on a property. 

Meter size Unit Water access charge Sewerage access charge
No meter and up to 25 mm* per day $0.685 $1.492
32 mm per day $1.753 $3.821
40 mm per day $2.740 $5.970
50 mm per day $4.281 $9.327
65 mm per day $7.236 $15.763
80 mm per day $10.961 $23.877
100 mm per day $17.127 $37.308
150 mm per day $38.536 $83.942
200 mm per day $68.510 $149.230

*Minimum charge for each lot whether connected, unconnected, strata titled, or with no meter.

Sewerage access fees charged based on the size of the meter and sewerage usage percentage based on the property land use type. Access charges shown are based on 90% sewerage usage percentage.

Noosa prices for 2017-18

 

Unitywater charges for WATER  Unit 2017-18 price 

Water usage tier 1 (0 - 822L/day 1)

You pay this variable charge based on the amount of water used. Read more.

 Per kL (1000L)  $0.667

Water usage tier 2 (above 822L/day)

You pay this variable charge based on the amount of water used. Read more.

 Per kL (1000L)  $1.333

Water access2

You pay this fixed charge for connection, or ability to connect, to our water network. Read more

 Per day $0.685
State Government charge 
   

Bulk water 

The State Government sets this price. Unitywater is required to pass this on to our customers at cost. Read more.

 Per kL (1000L)  $2.616

1: A separate water usage tier will be applicable for each unit in a residential unit complex.

2: Minimum charge for each lot, whether connected, unconnected or strata titled. The charge is for both no meter and for meters up to and including 25mm. Higher charges apply to larger meters. A water access charge applies for each unit in a residential unit complex. Annual charge equivalent to a standard 365-day year is $250.06.

NOTE: 1 kL (kilolitre) = 1000L (litres)

Unitywater charges for SEWERAGE  Unit 2017-18 price 

Sewerage usage (capped at 740L/day1)

You pay this variable charge for sewage treatment and disposal. Read more.

 Per kL (1000L)  $0.667

Sewerage usage percentage

You pay this variable charge for sewage treatment and disposal. Read more.

   90%

Sewerage access2

You pay this fixed charge for connection, or ability to connect, to our sewerage system. Read more

 Per day $1.492 

1: Sewerage usage charge is based on water usage multiplied by a 90% sewerage usage percentage, capped at 740 litres per day. The maximum sewerage usage charge based on 90% sewerage usage is $180.16 for a 365-day year. A separate sewerage usage cap will be applicable for each unit in a residential unit complex.

2: Minimum charge for each lot whether connected, unconnected, strata titled, or with no meter. Sewerage access charge is based on a 90% sewerage usage percentage and will apply for each unit in a residential unit complex. Annual charge equivalent to a standard 365-day year is $544.69.

NOTE: 1 kL (kilolitre) = 1000L (litres)

A property is considered a retirement village where it meets the following criteria:

  1. The property’s primary use is as a retirement village or aged care facility (This excludes hospitals and medical facilities)
  2. The property is not strata or group titled
  3. The Land Use Code is:
    - 2100 series: Residential institutions, aged people’s homes (Non-Medical Care), or
    - 2700 series: Aged people’s home, nursing home, convalescent homes.
Unitywater charges for WATER  Unit 2017-18 price 

Water usage

You pay this variable charge based on the amount of water used. Read more.

 Per kL (1000L)  $1.333

Water access1

You pay this fixed charge for connection, or ability to connect, to our water network. Read more

 Per day $0.671
State Government charge 
   

Bulk water 

The State Government sets this price. Unitywater is required to pass this on to our customers at cost. Read more.

 Per kL (1000L)  $2.444

1: Charge is for no meter and for meters up to and including 25 mm. Higher charges apply to larger meters. Annual charge equivalent to a standard 365-day year is $244.92.

Dedicated fire service meters are not levied access charges and receive a usage allowance for testing purposes. As per the Water Supply Safety and Reliability Act (2008), a customer must notify Unitywater immediately if water has been used for fire-fighting purposes.

NOTE: 1 kL (kilolitre) = 1000L (litres)

Unitywater charges for SEWERAGE  Unit 2017-18  price 

Sewerage usage1

You pay this variable charge for sewage treatment and disposal. Read more.

 Per kL (1000L)  $1.333
Sewerage usage percentage   90% 

Sewerage access2

You pay this fixed charge for connection, or ability to connect, to our sewerage system. Read more

 Per day $1.468 

1: Sewerage usage charge is based on water usage multiplied by a 90% sewerage usage percentage.

2: Sewerage access fees charged based on the size of the meter and 90% sewerage usage percentage. Above charge is for no meter and meters up to and including 25mm. Higher charges apply to larger meters. Annual charge equivalent to a standard 365-day year is $535.82.

NOTE: 1 kL (kilolitre) = 1000L (litres)

A customer is classified as a not-for-profit, community or sporting group only upon direction from either Moreton Bay Regional Council, Sunshine Coast Regional Council or Noosa Shire Council.

 

Unitywater charges for WATER  Unit 2017-18  price 

Water usage tier 1 (0 - 822L/day)

You pay this variable charge based on the amount of water used. Read more.

 Per kL (1000L)  $0.667

Water usage tier 2 (above 822L/day)

You pay this variable charge based on the amount of water used. Read more.

 Per kL (1000L)  $1.333

Water access1

You pay this fixed charge for connection, or ability to connect, to our water network. Read more

 Per day $0.685
State Government charge 
   

Bulk water 

The State Government sets this price. Unitywater is required to pass this on to our customers at cost. Read more.

 Per kL (1000L)  $2.616

1: Minimum charge for each lot, whether connected, unconnected or strata titled. The charge is for both no meter and for meters up to and including 25mm. Higher charges apply to larger meters. Annual charge equivalent to a standard 365-day year is $244.92.

Dedicated fire service meters are not levied access charges and receive a usage allowance for testing purposes. As per the Water Supply Safety and Reliability Act (2008), a customer is required to notify Unitywater immediately if water has been used for fire fighting purposes.

NOTE: 1 kL (kilolitre) = 1000L (litres)

Unitywater charges for SEWERAGE  Unit 2017-18 price 

Sewerage usage tier 1 (0 - 740L/day1)

You pay this variable charge for sewage treatment and disposal. Read more.

 Per kL (1000L)  $0.667

Sewerage usage tier 2 (above 740L/day1)

You pay this variable charge for sewage treatment and disposal. Read more.

 Per kL (1000L)  $1.333

Sewerage access2

You pay this fixed charge for connection, or ability to connect, to our sewerage system. Read more

 Per day $1.492 

1: Sewerage usage charge is based on water usage multiplied by a sewerage usage percentage based on the property land use type.

2: Charged for each lot whether connected, unconnected, strata titled, or with no meter. Sewerage access fees charged based on the size of the meter and sewerage usage percentage based on the property land use type. Above charge is for no meter and for meters up to and including 25mm with 90% sewerage usage percentage. Higher charges apply to larger meters. Annual charge equivalent to a standard 365-day year is $544.69. 

NOTE: 1 kL (kilolitre) = 1000L (litres)

Unitywater charges for WATER  Unit 2017-18  price 

Water usage

You pay this variable charge based on the amount of water used. Read more.

 Per kL (1000L)  $1.333

Water access1

You pay this fixed charge for connection, or ability to connect, to our water network. Read more

 Per day $0.685
State Government charge 
   

Bulk water

The State Government sets this price. Unitywater is required to pass this on to customers at cost. Read more.

 Per kL (1000L)  $2.616

1: Minimum charge for each lot whether connected, unconnected, strata titled, or with no meter. Charge is for no meter and for meters up to and including 25 mm. Higher charges will apply to larger meters. Annual charge equivalent to a standard 365 day year is $250.06.

Dedicated fire service meters are not levied access charges and receive a usage allowance for testing purposes. As per the Water Supply Safety and Reliability Act (2008), a customer is required to notify Unitywater immediately if water has been used for fire fighting purposes.

NOTE: 1 kL (kilolitre) = 1000L (litres)

Unitywater charges for SEWERAGE  Unit 2017-18 price 

Sewerage usage1

You pay this variable charge for sewage treatment and disposal. Read more.

 Per kL (1000L)  $1.333

Sewerage access2

You pay this fixed charge for connection, or ability to connect, to our sewerage system. Read more

 Per day $1.492

1: Sewerage usage charge is based on water usage multiplied by a sewerage usage percentage based on the property land use type.

2: Minimum charge for each lot whether connected, unconnected, strata titled, or with no meter. Sewerage access fees charged based on the size of the meter and sewerage usage percentage based on the property land use type. Above charge is for no meter and for meters up to and including 25mm with 90% sewerage usage percentage. Higher charges apply to larger metersAnnual charge equivalent to a standard 365 day year is $544.69.

NOTE: 1 kL (kilolitre) = 1000L (litres)

Fixed water and sewerage access charges are based on the size and number of water meters on a property. 

Meter size Unit Water access charge Sewerage access charge
No meter and up to 25 mm* per day $0.685 $1.492
32 mm per day $1.753 $3.821
40 mm per day $2.740 $5.970
50 mm per day $4.281 $9.327
65 mm per day $7.236 $15.763
80 mm per day $10.961 $23.877
100 mm per day $17.127 $37.308
150 mm per day $38.536 $83.942
200 mm per day $68.510 $149.230

*Minimum charge for each lot whether connected, unconnected, strata titled, or with no meter.

Sewerage access fees charged based on the size of the meter and sewerage usage percentage based on the property land use type. Access charges shown are based on 90% sewerage usage percentage.

Trade waste prices for 2017-18

 

Trade waste permit pricing Unit 2017-18 price
($ excl GST)

Trade waste permit - Tier 1

 per year $210.00

Trade waste permit - Tier 2

per year $3,210.00

GST is not applicable on any of the above trade waste charges.

 

Trade waste volumetric pricing Unit 2017-18 price
($ excl GST)

Tankered domestic sewage and landfill / holding tank leachate

per kilolitre $2.55

Tankered non domestic sewage

per kilolitre $29.10

Tankered chemical toilets

per kilolitre $60.00

Tankered septic tank / on site waste treatment systems

per kilolitre $71.00

GST is not applicable on any of the above trade waste charges.

 

Trade waste strength pricing1 Unit 2017-18 price
($ excl GST)

Sulphate

per kilogram $1.15

Chemical Oxygen Demand (COD)

per kilogram $1.40

Total Suspended Solids (TSS)

per kilogram $2.00

Total Nitrogen (TKN)

per kilogram $3.90

Total Phosphorous (TP)

per kilogram $12.50

1Only applies to waste above Sewerage Admission Limits (SAL)

  • Sulphate 15mg/L
  • COD 600mg/L
  • TSS 300mg/L
  • TKN 150mg/L 
  • TP 50mg/L

GST is not applicable on any of the above trade waste charges.

 

Trade waste volumetric pricing Unit 2017-18 price
($ excl GST)

Inadequately sized arrestor

per year $520.00

Garbage grinder/food waste disposal unit
- Up to 0.4 Kw/h

per year $666.00
Garbage grinder/food waste disposal unit
- Between 0.4 and 0.6 Kw/h
per year $3,000.00
Garbage grinder/food waste disposal unit
- Over 0.6 Kw/h
per year $5,880.00
Plan verification, assessment and/or inspection per hour $85.00
Trade waste search (property and/or business) 1.5 hours per application $210.00

GST is not applicable on any of the above trade waste charges.

Recycled water prices for 2017-18

Recycled water volumetric pricing Unit 2017-18 price
($ excl GST)

Class A+ (incl. residential dual reticulation)

per kilolitre $2.10

Class A

per kilolitre $0.70

Class B

per kilolitre $0.32

Class C

per kilolitre $0.05

Class D

per kilolitre -

*GST is applicable to this fee when charged.

Recycled water other services pricing Unit 2017-18 price
($ excl GST)

Recycled water fill station - Access tag deposit

per tag $65.00

Recycled water fill station - Monthly access charge

per tanker per month

(or part thereof)

$12.00

Recycled water fill station - Class A+

per kilolitre $2.10

Recycled water fill station - Class A

per kilolitre $0.68

Recycled water fill station - Class B

per kilolitre $0.32

Recycled water stickers

per kilolitre $9.00*

Recycled water logbook fee

per kilolitre $17.00*

*GST is applicable to this fee when charged.

Development services prices for 2017-18

Application Unit 2017-18  price
($ excl GST)

Staged Connection (MCU) – Property Service Connection

per application $550.00

Staged Connection or Other Connection (RAL) - up to 10 lots

per application $550.00

Staged Connection or Other Connection (RAL) - 11 to 50 lots

per application $1270.00

Staged Connection and/or Other Connection (RAL) - above 50 lots

per application $1,950.00
Application Unit 2017-18 price
($ excl GST)

Other Connection (with Network Works) – Property Service Connection

per application $1,650.00

Other Connection (with Network Works) – up to 10 lots

per application $1,650.00

Other Connection (with Network Works) – 11 to 50 lots (per stage)

per stage $2,200.00

Other Connection (with Network Works) – above 50 lots (per stage)

per stage $2,750.00
Application Unit 2017-18  price
($ excl GST)

Staged Connection (MCU) with Network Works – Property Service Connection

per application $2,200.00

Staged Connection and Other Connection with Network Works - up to 10 lots

per stage $2,200.00

Staged Connection and/or Other Connection with Network Works (RAL) -11 to 50 lots (per stage)

per stage $3,500.00

Staged Connection and Other Connection with Network Works (RAL) - above 50 lots (per stage)

per stage $4,700.00
Application Unit 2017-18  price
($ excl GST)
Technical Report Review Fee (per aspect) per report $1,100.00
Change to an Approval or Request to Change up to 5 Conditions per application $550.00
Inspection Fee (Pre-Start/ On and Off Maintenance) per inspection $390.00
Re-Inspection Fee (Pre-Start/ On and Off Maintenance) per inspection $550.00
Building Over or Adjacent to Sewer per application $660.00
Sewage Pump Station Assessment Fee per pump station $6,600.00
Infrastructure Agreement (PSP to AIC) per agreement $850.00*
Infrastructure Agreement (standard agreement) per agreement $8,000.00*
Infrastructure Agreement (non standard) per agreement POA*
Provisional/Certificate of Completion – Management Subdivision (confirmation of no outstanding rates) per application $55.00
Provisional/Certificate of Completion per application $550.00
Provisional/Certificate of Completion (with Unitywater Easements) per application $660.00
Fast Track Fee** per application $2,500.00

* GST is applicable to this fee when charged.

** This Fast Track Fee is in addition to normal development application fees. The fee is for a 5 day turnaround for applications.  If Unitywater is unable to meet this timeframe, the Fast Track Fee will be refunded.

Please Note:

  1. Fees relating to applications made under the South East Queensland Water (Distribution and Retail Restructuring) Act are to be paid to Unitywater.
  2. Fees relating to applications made under the Sustainable Planning Act are to be paid to the relevant Local Government.

Other services prices for 2017-18

 

Description Unit 2017-18 price ($ excl GST)

Detailed Sewerage / Water Infrastructure Map (Detailed Infrastructure Plan)

Provides water and sewerage infrastructure location information and includes technical details where available.

Details provided are relevant to the requested parcel, and include manhole surface levels, sewer gravity pipe invert levels, pipe sizes, types and lengths. These details do not include offsets from boundaries. Information can only be shown where it is available. All types of information will not necessarily be available for all land parcels. Provided as an A3 size PDF format file or hardcopy.

 each $40.00 *

Custom Maps - A4, A3, A1 or A0 size

Produced by mapping staff. Prices on request. Will be based on $70/hour + consumables basis.

each  On request *

Data Supply

Unitywater layers are provided in shapefile or ESRI geodatabase data format for consultants and developers. This includes the preparation of a spatial data licence agreement and/or conditions of use.

Please note - Raster data inc aerial photography is not distributed by Unitywater at this time. An additional cost for electronic media (DVD, External Hard Drive etc) may be incurred depending on the size of the overall data to be delivered. The cost is calculated on the number of features supplied (at $0.02/spatial record) plus an administration fee of $140.

each  On request *

* GST is applicable to this fee when charged.

 

Description Unit 2017-18 price
($ excl GST)
Deposit 25mm per standpipe hire $810.00
Deposit 32mm per standpipe hire $1,100.00
Deposit 65mm and Low Flow per standpipe hire $1,900.00
Deposit Ultrasonic Standpipe (all sizes) per standpipe hire $2,076.00
Monthly hire charge per month (or part thereof) $82.00
Consumption per kilolitre $4.150
Late fee per month (or part thereof) $80.00*
Site visit per hour $105.00*

* GST is applicable to this fee when charged.

 

Description Unit 2017-18 price
($ excl GST)
Potable water fill station - Access tag deposit per tag $62.00
Potable water fill station - Monthly hire charge

per tanker per month

(or part thereof)

$22.00
Potable water fill station - Consumption per kilolitre $3.484

Water services

Description Unit 2017-18 price
($ excl GST)
Water Meter Relocation Fee < /> per meter $337.00
Water Meter Relocation Fee > 1m per meter $903.00
Raise or Lower Water Meter Box (below ground meter installations only) per meter $138.00
Fee to Convert an Above Ground 20mm/25mm Meter to a Below Ground Meter of the Same Size per meter $388.00
Excavating and Locating Existing Connection by Unitywater Services on Site each $505.00
Installation of Lockable Ball Valve for Water Meter per meter $128.00*

Water Supply - Standard New Metered Service Connection - 20mm

(Note: for Non-Standard Connections refer to Price on Application Water and Sewerage Services)

per connection $1,112.00
Connection Fee for 20mm diameter Water Service Pipe Only per connection $592.00
Upgrade Existing 12mm to 20mm Service per upgrade $908.00

Water Supply - Standard New Metered Service Connection - 25mm

(Note: for Non-Standard Connections refer to Price on Application Water and Sewerage Services)

per connection $2,040.00
Administration Charge for Fees Refund - Water Connections per refund $77.00
Domestic Water Meter Replacement, Calibration and Strip Meters (refundable if meter faulty) per meter $378.00
Water Meter Charge Applying to Community Titled Properties (excluding installation) per unit - price per hour for on-site inspection including those required by 3rd party per hour $138.00
Pressure and Flow Inspection Test per inspection $138.00
Recycled Water Cross Connection Inspection per inspection $138.00
Water Service Disconnection - Up to 25mm per meter $408.00
Late Return Fee - Backflow Certificate per month (or part thereof) $82.00*
Water lost through damaged infrastructure per kilolitre $4.150

* GST is applicable to this fee when charged.

Sewerage services

Description Unit 2017-18 price
($ excl GST)
Clearing Blocked Drains (Normal Hours) - 2 hours minimum per hour $179.00*
Clearing Blocked Drains (After Hours) - 4 hours minimum per hour $245.00*
Closed Circuit Television (CCTV) Survey of Sewer Length Related to Construction Adjacent to Sewer per application $587.00
Special Sewerage Connection Fee - Godwin Beach, Beachmere Road Industrial Area and Donnybrook per connection $546.00
Water Supply Restrictor (includes application and removal) per instance $184.00
Sewerage Usage Review Residential per application $230.00
Sewerage Usage Review Non Residential/Network per application $337.00

* GST is applicable to this fee when charged.

Water and Sewerage services

Description Unit 2017-18 price
($ excl GST)
Location of a Water Meter or Locate and Mark Existing Junction (Sewerage) each $87.00
Water and Sewer Services Search (Unimproved Land) per application $67.00
Water and Sewer Services Search (Developed Land) per application $133.00

* GST is applicable to this fee when charged.

Water services

Description Unit 2017-18 price
($ excl GST)
Connection Fee for Duplex and Subdivisions Metered Service Connection up to 25mm per connection Price on application
Connection Fee for Greater than 25mm Water Service and Meter per connection Price on application
Connection Fee for Fire Services per connection Price on application
Install Water Meter Underground per meter Price on application
Raise/Lower Fire Hydrant per hydrant Price on application
Fee for Repair of Hydrant Damage per hydrant Price on application
Water Main Construct/Replace/Connect/Relocate per application Price on application
Water Services Other Upgrade/Relocate per service Price on application
Water Service Disconnection - Larger than 25mm per meter Price on application

* GST is applicable to this fee when charged.

Sewerage services

Description Unit 2017-18 price
($ excl GST)
Installation of New Sewerage Network Connection per connection Price on application
Raising/Lowering of Sewer Manholes on Private Property per manhole Price on application
Relocate Existing Sewer House Connection per connection Price on application
Shorten Existing Sewer House Connection per connection Price on application
Upgrade Sewer House Connection per connection Price on application
Relocate Sewer Access Chamber per application Price on application
Sewer Main Construction/Replacement per application Price on application
Sewer Services Other Upgrade/Relocate per application Price on application
Sewerage Disconnection per application Price on application

* GST is applicable to this fee when charged.

Description Unit 2017-18 price
($ excl GST)
Right to Information - Application Fee per application $48.00
Right to Information - Processing Charge - charged in 15 minute blocks or part thereof after 5 hours per 15 mins $7.20
Scientific/Laboratory Services per test Price on application *
Registration of Charge (ROC) as per Magistrate Court N/A as per Magistrate Court schedule of fees #
Legal fees incurred and recoverables as per Magistrate Court N/A as per Magistrate Court schedule of fees #

* GST is applicable to this fee when charged.

# Link to Magistrates Court Fees and Charges (Uniform Civil Procedure (Fees) Regulation - Schedule 2)