The water and sewer rates are reviewed annually and formally set as part of the Municipality's budget deliberations.

Water bills are issued three (3) times per year - every four (4) months. The bill is comprised of a flat fee and a consumption charge per 1,000 gallons of water used.

2018 Changes to the Water Billing Cycle Notice

Water Bill Due Dates

Area 1 (west of the river plus Coleman's Island)

Billing Periods (4 months ending with the following dates each year)

December 31 - due on February 8, 2018

April 30 - 

Area 2 (east of the river)

Billing Periods (4 months ending with the following dates each year)

January 31 - due on March 8, 2018

May 31 - 


Current Year's Water Rates

A water and sewer services annual base charge of $562.54 shall be imposed upon the owners of lands that are supplied with water and/or sewer services. The base charge shall be payable in three equal installments of $187.52 each.

The rate for consumption per one thousand gallons of water shall be $11.53 per billing.

2017 Water Rates By-law 17-08 (repeals 16-26)

Previous Years' Water Rates

2016 Water Rates By-law 16-26 - repeals 15-27)

2015 Water Rates By-law 15-27 (repeals 14-19)

2014 Water Rates By-law 14-19 (repeals 13-29)

 2013 Water Rates By-law 13-29 (repeals 12-16)

Payment Options

The Municipality offers various methods to pay your water bill:

Remove the stub from your bill, attach it to your cheque and mail it to:

3131 Old Perth Road

PO Box 400

Almonte ON K0A 1A0

Payable at most financial institutions.

In person 
Bills can be paid in person by cash or interac at the Municipal Office during regualr business hours.

After-hours Drop-Off Box
A mail slot is located at the rear door of the Municipal Office. 

Post-dated Cheques
Post-dated cheques for installments are accepted.

Available at most financial institutions.

Pre-authorized Payment Plan
Fill out and submit a Pre-Authorized Water Payment Plan Form (fillable fields but please print and sign to submit)