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Tariff Details

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MOMBASA WATER SUPPLY AND SANITATION COMPANY LIMITED (MOWASSCO) 2017/18 2019/20
Block Approved Tariff (Ksh)

Residential Household

0-6 Fixed Charge Ksh.450
7-20 Ksh 85
21-50 Ksh 105
51-100 Ksh 140
100-300 Ksh 180
Above 300 Ksh 200

Commercial/Industrial

0-6 Ksh 75
7-20 Ksh 85
21-50 Ksh 105
51-100 Ksh 140
101-300 Ksh 180
Above 300 Ksh 200

Government Institutions

0-6 Ksh 75
7-20 Ksh 85
21-50 Ksh 105
51-100 Ksh 140
101-300 Ksh 180
Above 300 Ksh 200

Schools and Colleges

0-600 Ksh 85
601-1200 Ksh 100
Above 1200 Ksh 240

Water Kiosks

Per-M3 Fixed Charge Ksh.35

Resale at Water Kiosk

Per-20 Litres Fixed Charge Ksh.2

Bulk water supply

Per-M3 Fixed Charge Ksh.0

Water Bowser(Tanker)

Per-M3 Fixed Charge Ksh.0

Flat Rate (Un-metered)

Per-Month Fixed Charge Ksh.0

Prepaid Meters

Per-M3 Fixed Charge Ksh.0
Sewer Tariff
Sewerage is charged at 75% of the water billed for all customer categories with a sewerage connection. Disconnected water accounts shall be charged based on the average of the last three months' sewer charges before the disconnection. Customers connected to the sewer lines but have their own source of water. (a) Domestic Customers: flat rate of KSh. 300 per month. (b) All other customers: 75% of volume of water used as per the metered source of water.

Meter Rent

Size (Inches) Approved Tariff (Ksh)
inch 50
inch 100
1 inch 250
1 inches 250
2 inches 250
2 inches 450
3 inches 800
4 inches 1250
4 inches 2000

Water Deposits

Connection Type Approved Tariff (Ksh)
Domestic 2500.00
Retail shops more than 10m3 3500.00
Bar- restaurants more than 15 m3 6000.00
Hotel class "A" and "B" less than 150 m3 12000.00
Hospitals more than 150 m3 20000.00
Health centres less than 150 m3 12000.00
Schools and other institutions more than 200 m3 20000.00
Schools less than 200 m3 10000.00
Minor construction sites more than 200 m3 15000.00
Major construction sites more than 300 m3 50000.00
Light industries less than 200 m3 30000.00
Medium industrial between 200 m3 and 300 m3 50000.00
Heavy industries more than 300 m3 100000.00
Water Kiosks 5000.00

Other Charges

Service Approved Tariff (Ksh)
New Water Connection fee. Reconnection fee - at Meter point Reconnection fee - at Mains 2500 1000 5,000 and double deposit
Illegal connection-commercial, industry, construction (fraud) 100,000 plus estimated consumption during the period of the illegality
Water Bowser per cubic metres Community Water Projects per M3 200 60
Illegal connection (fraud) - domestic 30,000 plus estimated consumption during the period of the illegality
Tanker - 8000, 16000 litres 2,500, 5,000 respectively per tanker within WSP area for all consumers
Replacement of stolen or damaged meters Meter testing on request 100% of the market cost of the meter 500
Sewer connection-residential Sewer connection-commercial Sewer connection-industrial 5000 7500 15000
Private sewer unblocking Leak detection services Sewer Reconnection 2500 1000 15000
Exhauster services(company exhauster) KSh.4,000 for informal settlement and KSh. 5,000 for other customers

Penalties

Penalty Description Approved Tariff (Ksh)
Reconnection fee - at meter point 1000
Reconnection fee - at mains 5000 and double deposit
Illegal connection-Commercial, Industry, Construction fraud 100,000 plus estimated consumption during the period of the illegality
Illegal connection(Fraud) - Domestic) 30,000 plus estimated consumption during the period of the illegaliy
Sewer Reconnection 15000

Targets for the Tariff Period

Indicator 2017/2018 2018/2019 2019/2020
Water Coverage (%) 56 58 60
Water Quality (%) 100% compliance with the quality standards 100% compliance with the quality standards 100% compliance with the quality standards
Non Revenue Water (%) 46 42 41
Hours of Supply (Hrs) 7 8 9
Metering Ratio (%) 70 80 100
Collection Efficiency (%) 92 94 95
Resale at Kiosk (Ksh/20L) Ksh. 2 per 20 litres Ksh. 2 per 20 litres Ksh. 2 per 20 litres
Staff per 1000 connections 7 6 5
O&M Cost Coverage (%) 103 104 110

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