Water Supply Rates & Charges

This page contains water supply rates for 2017/2018. All charges are inclusive of 15% GST unless otherwise identified.

Other Water Supply Charges

Water supply to Nelson City Council ratepayers in the Champion Road/Hill Street North area

Tasman District Council charges the Nelson City Council for water supplied to Nelson City Council ratepayers that own property in the Champion Road/Hill Street North area shown on

The charge for water supplied by Tasman District Council to Nelson City Council (per cubic metre supplied) for 2017/2018 is $3.33.  

Water supply to Nelson City Council ratepayers in the Wakatu Industrial Estate area

Tasman District Council supplies water to, and charge Nelson City Council ratepayers that own property in the Wakatu Industrial Estate area shown on

The charges for water supplied by Tasman District Council to rating units in the Nelson Industrial Water Supply Area, excluding water supplied to ENZA Foods NZ Limited and Alliance Group Limited, will be at the amount (per cubic metre supplied) of $2.08 for 2017/2018. In addition, each rating unit is charged a fixed daily fee of 87.76 cents per day for 2017/2018 .

Industrial Water Users

A separate agreement for water rates and charges is held with the largest industrial water users. These are Nelson Pine Industries Limited, ENZA Foods NZ Limited and Alliance Group Limited.  In terms of the arbitration agreement with these users the charges for water supplied to those users in 2017/2018 will be set at $1.65 per cubic metre of water supplied.