WATER AND SANITATION AGENCY (RDA)

RAWALPINDI

 

NOTIFICATION

 

                                    MD/DG/RDA/Tariff 2007-08/            

In exercise of powers conferred in the Rawalpindi Development Authority under section 27(I)(ii) of the Punjab Development of Cities Act. 1976 (Act No.XIX of 1976) the rates and fees in respect of its water supply and sewerage operations as fixed w.e.f 01.07.2006 vide Punjab Gazette Notification No.L-7532 dated 09.03.2007 are modified / revised with previous consent of the Govt. as under w.e.f 01.07.2009.

 

WATER TARIFF RATES

 

 

Categories

New rates

A.

BULK WATER SUPPLY

RATE/1000 GALLONS

1

Military Engineering Services (MES)

17.00

2.

National Institute of Health (NIH)

11.00

3.

National Agricultural Research Council (NARC)

17.00

 

 

 

B.

DOMESTIC METERED SUPPLY

RATE/1000 GALLONS

1.

Upto 5000

30.00

2.

5001-1000

40.00

3.

10001-15000

50.00

4.

15001-20000

60.00

5.

Over 20000

70.00

 

 

 

C.

COMMERCIAL CONNECTIONS METERD

RATE/1000 GALLONS

 

Consumption Slab (gallons)

 

1.

Up to 5000

50.00

2.

5001-10000

65.00

3.

10001-2000

80.00

4.

Over 20,001

100.00

 

 

 

D.

DOMESTIC CONNECTIONS UN-METERD

Flat rate/mth/connection

1.

Up to 5 Marla

98.00

2.

Above 5 upto 7 Marlas

160.00

3.

Above 7 upto 10 Marlas

220.00

4.

Above 10 Marlas & upto 15 Marlas

250.00

5.

Above 15 Marlas & upto 20 Marlas

375.00

6.

Above 20 Marlas & upto 25 Marlas

625.00

7.

Above 25 Marlas & upto 30 Marlas

688.00

8.

Above 30 Marlas & upto 2 kanal

795.00

9.

More than 2 kanal

883.00

Note: Above 200 Sq Feet of plot size falling in higher category will be charged in the lower category.

 

.

COMMERCIAL CONNECTIONS UN-METERED

Flat rate/mth/connection

1.

Petrol Pump / CNG with service station

8829.00

2.

Petrol Pump / CNG without service station

1766.00

3.

Service Station

7063.00

4.

Cinema House

3531.00

5.

Laundry / Dry Cleaners (Small)

883.00

6.

Laundry / Dry Cleaners (Large)

2500.00

7.

Dyers

530.00

8.

Barber Shop with Hamam (up to two hamams)

530.00

9.

Barber Shop with more than two hamams

883.00

10.

Barber shops without Hamam

266.00

11.

Gents Parlors

1250.00

12.

Beauty Parlors (In House)

438.00

13.

Beauty Parlors (In Shop)

1250.00

14.

Bakery, Dairy and  Sweet Shops

375.00

15.

Bakery, Dairy, Sweet and Confectionary with Factories

1875.00

16.

Bottle Factories, Soda water/Ice cream manufactures

2119.00

17.

Ice Factories

5298.00

18.

Cottage industries / small factories

625.00

19.

Concrete Pre-casting /Pipe Factories / Marble Factories

3531.00

20.

Other factories / Mills

1875.00

21.

Other commercial & industrial concern using water for manufacturing/business purposes

1060.00

22.

Banks

1875.00

23.

Plazas

(a)     Per connected Shop

 (b)   Per connected Residential flat

 (c)  Per connected office

 (d)  Per connected single residential room

 

188.00

219.00

313.00

156.00

24.

Cattle Farm

a.  Up to 10 cattle

b.  11 to 20 cattle

c.  more than 20 cattle

 

883.00

1324.00

1766.00

25.

Printing press

354.00

26.

Warehouses / Stockests

619.00

27.

Traders / Wholesale dealers

663.00

28.

Others Commercial Shops

220.00

29.

Car dealers / Rent a car

618.00

 

30.

Auto workshops

706.00

31.

Commercial institutions / Organizations / Agencies

875.00

32.

Snooker Clubs / Video Game shops / Internet clubs

530.00

33.

Photography / color labs

530.00

 

 

 

F.

HOTELS/RESTAURANTS UN-METERES

Per room/Per month

1.

Centrally Air conditioned (per room / per month)

266.00

2.

Air conditional (per room/per month)

176.00

3.

Without AC (per room/per moth)

133.00

4.

Restaurants (Air conditioned)

3750.00

5.

Restaurants (Without Air conditioned)

1060.00

6.

Hotel & Restaurant (common)

 

7.

Tea  stalls/ Cafetrias

310.00

8.

Sarai cum Restaurants (Common

883.00

9.

Corner food stall

530.00

10.

Small restaurant / refreshment corner

750.00

11.

Fast food Restaurants

1325.00

12.

Marriage Halls (Air conditioned)

3750.00

13.

Marriage Halls (Without Air conditioned)

2500.00

 

G.

GOVT. OFFICES/ PRIVATE OFFICES

Flat rate/mth/connection

 

 

1.

Upto 10 persons

354.00

 

 

2.

11 – 25 persons

530.00

 

 

3.

26 – 50 persons

706.00

 

 

4.

Over 50 persons

1060.00

 

 

5.

Post Offices

354.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

H.

SCHOOL / COLLEGES

Flat rate/mth/connection

 

 

1.

Primary (Govt./Welfare)

176.00

 

 

2.

Primary (Pvt) Fee upto Rs. 500/-

354.00

 

 

3.

Primary (Pvt.) Fee above Rs.500/-

1875.00

 

 

4.

Above primary & up to Matric (Govt./Welfare)

266.00

 

 

5.

Above primary & up to Matric (Pvt.)

530.00

 

 

6.

Above primary & up to Matric (Pvt.)

Fee above Rs.500/-

 

3750.00

 

 

7.

College & Universities (Govt)

883.00

 

 

 

8.

College & Universities (Pvt)

3750.00

 

 

9.

Academy / Coaching / Tuition Centers

354.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

J.

HOSPITALS / NURSING HOMES

Flat rate/mth/connection

 

 

1.

Non-Commercial/ Charity/ Welfare

176.00

 

 

2.

Pvt. Nursing Homes/Hospitals(per bed/per month)

266.00

 

 

3.

Homeopathic/Hikmat practitioners/Dispensaries

354.00

 

 

4.

Dental / Private Clinics (Consultancy Fee upto Rs. 100/-)

500.00

 

 

5.

Medical Center (Specialist)

1875.00

 

 

6.

Private Clinics with Consultancy Fee Above Rs. 100/-

1250.00

 

 

7.

Clinical / Medical / Ultrasound / X-ray Labs

1250.00

 

 

8.

Collection Points of Labs

625.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

K.

SUPPLY THROUGH WATER TANKERS

PER TANKER

 

 

1.

Domestic

375.00

 

 

2.

Commercial

625.00

 

 

3.

Tanker filling chares (from WASA filling point)

250.00

 

 

 

Note: - Change of connection would be allowed only after clearance of all dues in respect of first connection.

 

M.

MISCELLANEOUS FEES

Domestic

Commercial

1.

Disconnection on consumer’s request

883.00

1236.00

2.

Ferrule Cleaning fee

173.00

266.00

3.

Ferrule Shifting fee (change of connection)*

883.00

1235.00

4.

Change of Ownership fee

438.00

704.00

5.

Regularization Fee for Illegal Water Connection

New Connection fee along with one year bill of existing category

New Connection fee along with one year bill of existing category

6.

Surcharge on late payment

10%

10%

7.

Miscellaneous charges bill

10.00

10.00

8.

Installment Charges

10.00

10.00

 

Note:- Change of connection would be allowed only after clearance of all dues in respect of first connection.

 N.

MISCELLANEOUS

Flat Rates/ Month

1

Mosques/Religious Buildings/institutions

Free of Cost

 

2.

Deserving Widows (Only For Domestic Consumers)

25% Exemption from Total Bill

3.

Bus stand /Wagon stand/ Coach stand

. 883.00

4.

Tube wells (Aquifers charges)

7500.00

5

Commercial Business without WASA connection but utilized WASA water through Filtration Plant / Water Point

50% of actual category

6.

Shallow Well/ open well /hand pump) for Domestic only

176.00

7.

Public Toilets (Per Seat)

883.00

8.

Nurseries

883.00

9.

Public Parks

1766.00

10.

Vegetable /Fruit farms

1766.00

11.

Libraries

176.00

12.

Hatchery /Poultry  Farms

883.00

13.

Social welfare org/ institutions per ½” Connection

176.00

14.

Hostels (upto 10 rooms )

1250.00

15.

Hostels (More than 10 rooms)

1875.00

16.

Cooking / Catering Shops

938.00

17.

Bore hole (Aquifer Charges) Below 8” (For commercial / More than 01 kanal residential)

781.00

18.

a.   N.O.C fee for installation of private       Tubewell ( Bore hole more than 8”)

16000.00

(one time only)

b.   N.O.C fee for private commercial boring       les than 8”

5000.00

(one time only)

 

SEWERAGE TARIFF RATES 

S.No

CATEGORY

FLAT RATE PER MONTH

1.

Sewerage rate

50% of water rate of respective consumer category except for commercial categories of “petrol pump with service station” and, “only service station” for which monthly sewerage rate would be Rs. 1500 & 1000 respectively

2.

New Connection Fee

 

(a) Domestic (Rs.3455/-)  

(b) Commercials (Rs.6455/-)

3.

Suckers Machine Charges

     1500.00 per hour

 

 

Notes:-

1.              For domestic/ non –commercials connection ferrule size of not more than ½” dia is allowed

2.              For existing ferrules bigger  than ½ ” dia, in the commercials tariff categories the rates charged will be as under

a)                   For ¾” dia ferrule                    Double the rate of 1/2” dia ferrule for respective consumer category

b)                   For 1” dia ferrule                     Four times the rate of ½” dia ferrule for respective consumer category

3.              Extraction of water from ground water in WASA’s Controlled area through private tubewell installation is not allowed except in exceptional circumstances with prior permission of Managing Director ,WASA on payment of monthly aquifer charges besides initial charges under an agreement with WASA on specified terms and conditions.

4.              Treated water from WASA system shall not be used for watering to vegetable/ fruit farms/ gardens and other wasteful uses.

5.              Making water connection from WASA system without approval of WASA is unauthorized and an offence. Such cases shall be treated as theft of water and shall be liable to punishment under the law. The plumber/ persons found instrument in making or having connivance such illegal connection shall be proceeded against under the law.

6.              Restoration of connection disconnected due to default of the consumers or due to offence as mentioned at Sr. No “5” above, shall be allowed after fulfilling all the formalities as prescribed for a new connection with full recovery of arrears, surcharges and fine etc.

7.              Installation of suction pump/donkey pump directly on WASA’s water supply lines is an offence and offenders in such cases shall be liable to be proceeded under law and to fine which shall not be less than four times the actual water bill. The water pumps so recovered and removed by WASA enforcement staff shall be confiscated without any right of returning to the defaulters.

8.              New individual connection installation for commercial/residential/Plazas/Flats may be provided on individual ownership bases. In case of multiple owners of building either connection would be allotted to first owner or multiple connections would be provided accordingly to number of owners.

9.              The water & Sewerage rates for domestic connections are applicable upto two storey buildings. Consumer will be required to pay ½ of basics rate for every additional storey.

10.          Change of water connection from one to the other WASA line, if available in the street / road, would only be allowed after clearance of up data dues in respect of water and sewerage charges on account of the first connection.

11.          No new water connection would be installed in the premises already having a water connection under default for domestic/ commercial consumers.

12.          Disconnection made due to default of the consumer, the water bill of each quarter/ session for the period of disconnection will have to be paid by the consumer along with the fine decided/ imposed by the Senior Special Magistrate, WASA/RDA.

13.          In case of non-payment of water bill after due date, late fee (surcharges) would be charged @ 10% of current / due amount.

14.          Any complaint regarding water supply /sewerage and non-delivery of bill in the past would not be considered as a valid reason for non-payment of bill.

15.          In case of change /transfer of ownership, it is the sole responsibility of the new owner to make sure that there is no pending liability in respect of water and sewerage charges thereon from the original owner otherwise the new owner shall be responsible for clearance of all upto date dues of respective premises.

16.          Challan for New Sewerage Connection/Re-connection will be issued by the Sewerage Directorate and after Installation of Sewerage Connection, the data / record will be communicated to Revenue Directorate.

17.          Full Sewerage rates would be charged in case consumer has laid down a private sewerage line and connected it to WASA sewerage network.

 

 

 

Director General

Rawalpindi Development Authority

Rawalpindi