Water Utility Rates

Deposits

  • Water Only: $60.00*
  • Water & Sewer: $100.00*

*Applies to normal usage customer(s)

Connect/Transfer Fee

$15.00

Reconnection Fee

$30.00

The DeFuniak Springs City Council adopted Ordinance Number 803 regarding reconnection of service due to non-payment effective June 27, 2011.

Tap Fee

Tap Size
Inside City Limits
Outside City Limits
3/4 inch
$1,000.00
$1,250.00
1 inch
$1,100.00
$1,375.00
1.5 inch
$1,200.00
$1,500.00
2 inch
$1,400.00
$1,750.00

In addition to the above tap fee the applicant shall pay the full cost of all meters larger than 3/4 inch. Persons requiring more than one meter per tap shall pay a tap fee for each meter unless the additional meter is for an agricultural meter.

Impact Fees

Type of User
Inside City Limits
Outside City Limits
Individual Residential User
$275.00
$344.00
Collective Residential User
$851.00
$1,064.00
Commercial User**
$851.00
$1,064.00

**Equivalent Residential Unit or 6,000 gallons per month.

Individual Residential user shall mean one who is requesting service for his/her own personal use.

Collective Residential user shall mean one who is requesting service for a residential unit or lot for the purpose of subsequent sale, rental, or lease.

Commercial User shall mean anyone other than a residential user requesting service.

Water Usuage Rates and Minimum Charge

3/4 Inch Tap
Inside City Limits
Outside City Limits
0-2,000 gallons
$26.51*
$33.14*
2,001-5,000 gallons
$5.44**
$6.80**
5,001 - 10,000 gallons
$5.99**
$7.49**
10,001 gallons and above
$6.59**
$8.24**

 *Includes 2,000 gallons of water exclusive of taxes

 **per 1,000 gallons above initial 2,000 gallons

Agricultural Meter

3/4 inch tap = $400.00 (No sewer charged on compustion.)

A back flow preventer is required to be installed and inspected prior to connection to this type of meter service.

Minimum Service Charge for Agricultural Meter Services

Tap Size
Inside City Limits
Outside City Limits
3/4 inch
$15.64
$19.54

Rates are subject to change. Please contact Utility Billing to confirm the current rates.

Effective 10/2017