Availabe ServicesDorchester County Water Authority
Residential ServiceCommercial ServiceService Area
Residential Service Requirements:
To start service you will pay:
$25.00 Activation Fee.
$75.00 Deposit for all South Carolina residents with a valid South Carolina license or ID.
Once your service is active you may pay:
$22.00 monthly service fee. (Includes first 2,000 gallons of water usage.)
$3.00 per 1,000 gallons over 2,000 gallons.
$5.00 late fee if the account is unpaid by the 10th.
$25.00 disconnection fee if your account is past due
Bills are due on the 10th of every month. Accounts not paid in full on or before the due date are subject to additional fees and disconnection. Accounts past due on the 11th each month will be assessed a $5.00 late fee.
Monthly Service includes 12,000 gallons of water. Monthly minimum bills are charged based on the size of the meter associated with your location. Usage over 12,000 gallons will be billed at $3.00 per 1,000 gallons.
To start service you will Need:
$25.00 Activation Fee.
$100.00 Deposit for all South Carolina residents with a valid South Carolina license or ID.
Any fees necessary to install a tap at your location. ( See Commercial Service Tap Chart Below)
Monthly Charges and Delinquent Fees:
$59.00 - $600.00 monthly service fee based on the meter size at your location. (Includes first 12,000 gallons of water usage.)
$3.00 per 1,000 gallons over 12,000 gallons.
$5.00 late fee if the account is unpaid by the 10th of each month.
$25.00 Delinquent fee if your account is past due.
Bills are due on the 10th of every month. Accounts not paid in full on or before the due date are subject to additional fees and/or disconnection. Accounts past due on the 11th each month will be assessed a $5.00 late fee.
Commercial Service Tap and Facility Recovery Fees
Facility Recovery Fee
Dorchester County Water Authority reserves the right to negotiate fees for line extensions and larger meters.
Due to SC state law and DOT regulations, additional charges may be incurred for taps that require a bore under existing roadways.
If you do not see your neighborhood or area of residence on the list below please contact us. We will verify which water utility company you will need service with.
Communities Within Dorchester County Water Authorities Service Area
The Providence At Legend Oaks
Myers Mill - Farm Side
Myers Mill - Racetrack Side
Summerville Country Estates
Conoflo - St. George
Country Side MHP
Teal On The Ashley
The Club At Legend Oaks
The Glen At Summerset
The Ponds Plantation
If you have any questions regarding residential service, commercial service, or water availability: