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, 2021

Number of gallonsCharge per 1,000 gallons


Number of gallonsCharge per 1,000 gallons
Base Rate:$9.98
0 - 3,000SFRMURCCH
$6.87$7.64$7.64
$7.64
3,001 - 8,000$7.64$7.64
$7.64
$7.64
8,001 - 12,000$8.38$7.64
$7.64
$7.64
12,001 - 15,000$12.06$7.64
$7.64
$7.64
15,001 and over$13.27$7.64
$7.64
$7.64
Additional unit water rates:$9.16 per unit after first unit.


SW Sewer Rates as of October 1, 2021

Number of GallonsCharge per 1,000 gallons


Base Rate:$19.14
0 - 3,000SFRMURCCH
$3.88$4.30
$4.30
$430
3,001 - 8,000$4.30$4.30
$4.30
$4.30
8,001 - 12,000$4.30$4.30
$4.30
$4.30
12,001 - 15,000-$4.30
$4.30
$4.30
15,001 and over-$4.30$4.30$4.30
Additional unit sewer rates:$18.30 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, 2021

Number of GallonsCharge per 1,000 gallons


Base Rate:$23.93
0 - 3,000SFRMURCCH
$4.85$5.38$5.38
$5.38
3,001 - 8,000$5.38$5.38$5.38
$5.38
8,001 - 12,000$5.38$5.38
$5.38
$5.38
12,001 - 15,000-$5.38
$5.38
$5.38
15,001 and over-$5.38
$5.38
$5.38
Additional unit sewer rates:$22.88 per unit after first unit