Rates & Fees
Water & Wastewater (Sewer) Rates
On November 7, 2023, the BWA Board of Directors adopted Resolution 2023-06, updating water and wastewater rates which became effective on January 1, 2024. This resolution maintained the previously established rate structure for residential and commercial customers while incorporating a municipal customer class and and increasing previously established water and wastewater rates by 5% and 8%, respectively.
Billing for water service includes a fixed charge (independent of usage) for each customer based on meter size.
Water usage is billed on a 3-tier rate structure for single family residential customers and uniform (flat) rates for all other customer classes.
Billing for wastewater service also includes a fixed charge (independent of usage) for each customer based on meter size and utilizes winter quarter average method for determining billed volumes for residential customer classes. Commercial customers are billed based on actual monthly metered consumption.
Schedule of Fees
The BWA Board of Directors, in conjunction with the adoption of updated Policies and Procedures which became effective October 1, 2019, adopted Resolution 2019-11, establishing a Schedule of Fees associated with the provision of service to its customers.
City of Benbrook Fees
In accordance with an interlocal agreement between the City of Benbrook and BWA, certain fees are included with each monthly bill on behalf of the City of Benbrook:
Storm Water Utility System Fee
The City of Benbrook established a Storm Water Utility System to fund various storm water projects. The fees associated with the Storm Water Utility System are included on your monthly water bill. For more information about the Storm Water Utility System, visit the Benbrook, Texas Storm Water Utility Fees page.
Refuse & Recycling Fee
The City of Benbrook contracts with Republic/Allied Waste Services for residential garbage and recycling services. The fees for these services appear on your monthly water bills. For more information about trash and recycling on the Benbrook, Texas Trash, Recycling, and Environmental Programs page. Benbrook residents can contact Republic Services by phone at 817-953-7214 or email Republic Services.