Rates and Fees

Deposits

  • Meter Size (inches) = Meter Deposit
    • 5/8" - 3/4" = $175.00
    • 1" = $200.00
    • 1 1/2" = $300.00
    • 2" = $425.00
    • 3" or Larger = $500.00*

* or 25% of connection charge, or $5.00 per unit, whichever is larger.

Depending on the account some of the following services are assigned:

CC Water Protection Program**

  • Up to 1" - $3.00
  • 1 " - 2" - $5.00
  • 2 " - 4" - $20.00
  • 4 " - 6" - $38.00

**Water Protection assigned to the utility account based on the size of the water meter, (irrigation meters are not assigned a water protection charge).

FS Fire Sprinkler System

  • No monthly billing rate, $3,500.00 impact and connection fee is the only charge.

WA Water & IR Irrigation Rates as of October 1, 2019

Number of gallonsCharge per 1,000 gallons


Number of gallonsCharge per 1,000 gallons
Base Rate:$9.59
0 - 3,000SFRMURCCH
$6.58$7.31$7.31$7.31
3,001 - 8,000$7.31$7.31$7.31$7.31
8,001 - 12,000$8.02$7.31$7.31$7.31
12,001 - 15,000$11.55$7.31$7.31$7.31
15,001 and over$12.71$7.31$7.31$7.31
Additional unit water rates:$8.80 per unit after first unit.


SW Sewer Rates as of October 1, 2019

Number of GallonsCharge per 1,000 gallons


Base Rate:$18.39
0 - 3,000SFRMURCCH
$3.73$4.14$4.14$4.14
3,001 - 8,000$4.14$4.14$4.14$4.14
8,001 - 12,000$4.14$4.14$4.14$4.14
12,001 - 15,000-$4.14$4.14$4.14
15,001 and over-$4.14$4.14$4.14
Additional unit sewer rates:$17.59 per unit after first unit


Legend

  • SRF - Single Family Residential
  • MUR - Multi-Unit Residential
  • C - Commercial
  • CH - Commercial Hotel
  • CARU - Common Area Residential Reuse (Apartments, Town homes)

Manatee County Residents

Manatee County residents that are currently receiving sewer service from the City of Palmetto are subject to a sewer surcharge. The sewer surcharge rates are listed.

SW Sewer Rates as of October 1, 2019

Number of GallonsCharge per 1,000 gallons


Base Rate:$22.99
0 - 3,000SFRMURCCH
$4.66$5.18$5.18$5.18
3,001 - 8,000$5.18$5.18$5.18$5.18
8,001 - 12,000$5.18$5.18$5.18$5.18
12,001 - 15,000-$5.18$5.18$5.18
15,001 and over-$5.18$5.18$5.18
Additional unit sewer rates:$21.99 per unit after first unit