Norwich Public Utilities (NPU)

A municipally owned utility serving Norwich, CT with
natural gas, electricity, water and sewer services.

Sewer

Sewer Rate

Sewer services are charged based on your water consumption as measured by your water meter.

Take note of the sewer capital connection fee which applies when establishing new connections into the system.

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RATE:

All customers utilizing the sewer system of the City of Norwich Sewer Authority with average sewer strength, denoted by Biochemical Oxygen Demand (BOD) and Suspended Solids (SS) levels not exceeding 300mg/L will be charged monthly:

Customer Charge, Per Month:

= $8.20

Usage Charge:

@ $7.014 per 100 cubic feet (CCF)

Mandatory Upgrades Charge:

@ $0.826 per 100 cubic feet (CCF)

Mandatory Upgrades Charge recovers the costs to upgrade the Wastewater Treatment Plant and Sewer Collection System to meet state and federally mandated environmental water quality regulations. The measurement of cubic feet of sewage will be according to the amount of water measured coming into the premises by the water meter. All customers utilizing the sewer system of the City of Norwich Sewer Authority with sewer strength above the average indicated BOD or SS will be charged a surcharge for the increased BOD or SS.

MINIMUM CHARGE: The minimum charge is the Customer Charge.

LATE CHARGE FEE:

A penalty charge equal to 1.5% of the unpaid balance compounded monthly is added to all bills not paid within 25 days of the billing date.

Rates effective for bills rendered on or after July 1, 2016.

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Electric, Sewer, Water: 860-887-2555
Natural Gas: 860-887-7207
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