Revenue Services

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Utility Bills

The City of Toronto mails one Utility Bill that includes your water billing and your Solid Waste Management fees. 

The water and sewer service portion of your Utility Bill pay for a number of services such as the supply and delivery of water to your home or business, water treatment facilities, lead testing, water meter reading, sewer use/maintenance, water meter replacement/installation, and service line repairs (up to the property line).

Your Bill

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Paying Your Utility Bill

Several payment options are available to you when paying your Utility Bill including Pre-authorized Utility Bill Payment Program.

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Utility Billing Cycle

Depending on usage, your Utility Bill will be issued tri-annually (three times per year) or monthly.

Rates and Dates

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2016 Solid Waste Rates

Effective January 1, 2016 City Council approved a 3% increase for all Solid Waste Management Services, User Fees and Rate. Please note that rebate amount(s) will be discussed during the Property Tax supported Budgets in February 2016. The 3% increase and any rebate adjustments will appear on bills issued after March 1, 2016.

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2016 Water Rates

Effective January 1, 2016, Toronto City Council approved a 8% general water rate increase for all water consumers.

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Tax and Utility Certificate

Your lawyer may obtain a Tax and Utility Certificate for parties intending to purchase or finance a property. 

Utility Bill Arrears

Utility Bill Arrears

Late payment charges will be added to your Utility Bill if not paid on time. If your Utility Bill is not paid within 58 days of your due date, the amount due will be transferred to your Property Tax bill.