To develop, treat, and distribute quality water to meet the needs of Amherst residents and to do so through a user fee-based revenue system.
Effective July 1, 2023 the current rates are as follows:
Water: $5.00 per 100 cubic feet.
Sewer: $5.50 per 100 cubic feet of water used with a minimum quarterly charge of $31.50.
UpdateD sewer bylaw and USE regulations **new 2023**
New sewer bylaw information can be found HERE Version OptionsWastewaterHeadline.
New sewer use regulations can be found HERE.
For any sewer back ups, refer to the following:
Sewer Backup Procedure
Need help with your Septic System or connecting to Town Sewer?
Check out USDA Rural Development Single Family Housing Programs
Title 5 Septic System Expenditures Credit
Flushable Wipes and Clogging Sewer Systems
Sewer Facilities Plan 2011 Final
Sewer Facilities Plan 2004Sewer Facilities Plan - June 14, 2004 (pdf)- DRAFT