HOMAWASCO Tariff Structure

 

This structure is for the year 2015-2018. This service charter shall be updated with every update and approval of the tariff structure by the Regulatory Authority. 

 

Services and approved tariff

Residential, Commercial, Industrial and Government Institutions
Consumption (/m3) Approved / Justified Tariff (KES/m3)
0 – 6 Fixed charge of KES 260
7 – 20 65
21 – 50 84
51 – 100 104
100 – 300 130
300 -> 169
Schools and Colleges
0-600 Fixed Charge KES.40
601-1200 50
1200-> 90
Water Kiosks
Per-m3 Fixed Charge KES.35
Resale at Water Kiosk
Per-20 Litres Fixed Charge KES.2

 

Meter Rent and other Services

Size Approved Charge (KES.)   Service Description Approved Charge (KES.)
½” 50 Special reading of a meter 200
¾” 50 Cutting off the supply at the request of the consumer 200
1” 250 Turning on the supply otherwise than in respect of a first connection 200
250 Turning on the supply after a disconnection for non-payment 500
2” 250 Water Bowser (own transport) per m3 180
450 Water Bowser by WSP 2500
3” 450 Testing a meter at the request of the consumer where it is not found to register incorrectly to any degree exceeding 5 percent The actual cost subject to a min charge of 500
4” 800 Exhauster Services (Company Exhauster) 5,000 for other customers and 4,000 for LIAs

Water Deposit Costs

Connection Type Approved Charge (KES.)
Domestic consumer (single dwelling) 1,500
Domestic consumer (single connection serving more than one single dwelling including flats) consuming more than 200 cubic metres 10,000
Water kiosks where anticipated monthly consumption is:
Less than 50m3 1,000
Between 50m3 and 100m3 2,000
Between 100m3 and 150m3 2,500
More than 150m3 3,000
Retail shops, workshops and offices consuming more than 10 cubic metres 3,000
Bar, restaurant and lodgings consuming more than 15 m3 5,000
Hospitals consuming more than 150 cubic metres 20,000
Minor construction site (temporary connection) consuming less than 200 cubic metres 10,000
Large construction site (temporary connection) consuming more than 200 metres 50,000
Light industries consuming less than 200 cubic metres 10,000
Medium industries consuming 200 to 300 cubic metres 15,000
Heavy industries consuming more than 300 cubic metres 20,000
Health centres/dispensaries consuming less than 150 cubic metres 5,000
Schools/colleges/other institutions consuming more than 200 cubic metres 10,000
Schools consuming less than 200 cubic metres 5,000

Sewerage charges

Connection type Cost
HH with water connection 75% of water bill
HH / Institutions with sewerage connection only Varies with # of toilets as stated in the consumer contract.