Toll and Tax Rates

  • Tax Notices are sent out annually and are based on the categories in the Cowichan Bay Waterworks District Assessment Bylaw [residential and commercial].

  • Water Toll Invoices are sent out quarterly (in January, April, July, and October) based upon the Base Rate plus consumption (charged by cubic metre].

  • The tax assessment Court of Revision is expected to be held in July.  Stand by for updates.
  • Taxes Notices will be sent out after that and will be due in the Fall.


Standard Service Rates - 2023

Quarterly Base Rate
$85.00 plus consumption as per Tiers 1 - 5
Includes the first 25 cubic meters
Volume by cubic meter Cost / cubic meter:
25-50 $0.50
50-75 $0.75
75-100 $1
100-125 $3
Over 125 $5

Relevant Documents