Village of Chase Utilities consist of three components: Water, Sewer & Solid Waste. These are billed quarterly, within one to two weeks after the water meters are read. The 4 billing quarters period as follows:
|Annual Fixed Rate
4 Equal Billing Per Year
|1st Quarter Billing||January||October 1 – December 31|
|2nd Quarter Billing||April||January 1 – March 31|
|3rd Quarter Billing||July||April 1 – June 30|
|4th Quarter Billing||October||July 1 – September 30|
EMAIL BILLING – You can now sign up to receive your bills via email instead of regular mail. Simply complete this form and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org, fax it to 250.679.3238 or drop it at the Village office.
You can register to pay your utility bills online through your financial institution. When you add the payee it will either be “Village of Chase” or “Chase, Village of”. You must enter your account number which starts with “000” and can be found on the left hand top area of the bill just under the Village address.
OptionPay is a third party credit card service provider which allow online credit card payment for services. OptionPay will charge a service fee for processing the credit card payment on your behalf. Please refer to the service provider’s website for terms and conditions of their services, charges and payment processing times. For more information on OptionPay, click the logo below.
Payments are applied to the oldest balance first, then to current charges. Any water, sewer and garbage charges left unpaid on the second business day after January 1 in each year shall be transferred to property taxes and shall bear interest beginning the second business day after January 1 until paid in full at the rate established by the Provincial Government for arrears and delinquent taxes.
Details for additional payment options can be found here.
You can find the Schedule of Flat Rates & Consumption Rates for Water and Sewer in the attached 895-2020 Fees and Charges Bylaw . The water and sewer service fees are a recurring annual charge renewing on the first day of every calendar year, and billed in 4 equal instalments January 1, April 1, July 1, and October 1. You can find Flat Rates & Consumption Rates for Solid Waste in the attached 820-2016 Fees and Charges Bylaw.