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, 2020

Number of gallonsCharge per 1,000 gallons


Number of gallonsCharge per 1,000 gallons
Base Rate:$9.78
0 - 3,000SFRMURCCH
$6.71$7.46$7.46
$7.46
3,001 - 8,000$7.46$7.46
$7.46
$7.46
8,001 - 12,000$8.18$7.46
$7.46
$7.46
12,001 - 15,000$11.78$7.46
$7.46
$7.46
15,001 and over$12.96$7.46
$7.46
$7.46
Additional unit water rates:$8.98 per unit after first unit.


SW Sewer Rates as of October 1, 2020

Number of GallonsCharge per 1,000 gallons


Base Rate:$18.76
0 - 3,000SFRMURCCH
$3.80$4.22
$4.22
$4.22
3,001 - 8,000$4.22$4.22
$4.22
$4.22
8,001 - 12,000$4.22$4.22
$4.22
$4.22
12,001 - 15,000-$4.22
$4.22
$4.22
15,001 and over-$4.22$4.22$4.22
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, 2020

Number of GallonsCharge per 1,000 gallons


Base Rate:$23.45
0 - 3,000SFRMURCCH
$4.75$5.28$5.28
$5.28
3,001 - 8,000$5.28$5.28$5.28
$5.28
8,001 - 12,000$5.28$5.28
$5.28
$5.28
12,001 - 15,000-$5.28
$5.28
$5.28
15,001 and over-$5.28
$5.28
$5.28
Additional unit sewer rates:$22.43 per unit after first unit