Failure to receive bill does not relieve consumer of payment and 10% penalty.

$1.50 increase – Water Minimum Bill

3% Rate Increase on Wastewater

Effective MARCH 1, 2021

Our minimum bill is based on 0 gallons of water usage. According to the American Water Works Association, the national water average usage is 2,500 per person per month. There are separate rate schedules for water and wastewater. Wastewater usage is calculated by the amount of water used in a billing cycle.

PLEASE NOTE: Wastewater service in Sevier County is provided by Sevierville Water Systems. Sevierville’s Mayor and Aldermen set the wastewater rates for Sevier County. Please contact their office with any Sevier County sewer questions at:
(865) 453-5522 (Office)
(865) 429-0564 (Fax)
PO Box 5500
Sevierville, TN 37864


WATER RATES – Residential & Commercial

Minimum Bill $ 20.14
Over 0 gallons $ 6.30 per 1,000 gallons

WATER RATES – Industrial

Minimum Bill $ 21.41
0 to 10,000 gallons $ 6.40 per 1,000 gallons
10,000 to 25,000  gallons $ 5.01 per 1,000 gallons
25,000 to 60,000  gallons $ 4.86 per 1,000 gallons
Over 60,000 gallons $ 4.53 per 1,000 gallons

SEWER RATES – Residential – Arrowhead Sub-Division to Alcoa Highway

Minimum Bill $ 24.41
Over 0 gallons $ 6.65 per 1,000 gallons

SEWER RATES – Residential – Stock Creek Development

Minimum Bill $ 27.17
Over 0 gallons $ 6.65 per 1,000 gallon

SEWER RATES – Commercial and Contract Sub-Divisions

Minimum Bill $ 31.01
Over 0 gallons $ 6.92 per 1,000 gallons

SEWER RATES – Industrial

Minimum Bill  $ 33.07
Over 0 gallons $ 8.74 per 1,000 gallons

WATER TAP FEES

3/4”  Meter (Short Side) $ 1050.00
3/4”  Meter (Long Side) $ 1,300.00
3/4″ Commercial (Short Side) $ 1,300.00
3/4″ Commercial (Long Side) $ 1,550.00
1”     Meter (Short Side) $ 2,475.00
1”     Meter (Long Side) $ 3,100.00
1” Commercial (Short Side) $ 3,100.00
1” Commercial (Long Side) $ 3,725.00
2″ Meter } See Management
3″ Meter } See Management
4″ Meter } See Management
6″ Meter See Management
1″ Irrigation Meter See Management
Moving Water Meter $450.00
METER CONNECTION FEE $50.00

SEWER TAP FEES

$ 30.00 Inspection Fee plus tap fee $ 1,400.00 (Residential) 3/4″ Meter
$ 35.00 Inspection  Fee plus tap fee $ 1,850.00 (Commercial, Non Residential)
$ 45.00 Inspection Fee plus tap fee $ 3,150.00 (Industrial & Manufacturing)
SEWER Facility Fee (Rolled into above) $350.00
The sewer connection fee for customers served by a larger meter shall be:
1-inch Meter $3,350.00
1.5-inch Meter $6,600.00
2-inch Meter See Management
3-inch Meter See Management
4-inch Meter See Management
6-inch Meter See Management
8-inch Meter See Management

Service Charges

Trip Charge (Non-Pay) $ 40.00 
Trip Charge after 4:30 $ 10.00 in addition to the $40 listed above. 
No service cut on after 8:00pm
Returned Check Charge $ 25.00
Renter’s Deposit $ 60.00 (Non-Interest bearing Renter’s Deposit)
Cut Lock Charge $15.00

Sale of Material

Spigot $ 30.00
Lock  $ 15.00
Chain $ 15.00