Water and Sewer Billing

The current water/sewer rates are:

Water Rate (per 100 cu. ft.) : $9.00
Sewer Rate (per 100 cu. ft.) : $7.25

These rates are effective for the April 1, 2021 bill.

Here is a complete list of other water and sewer fees.

The minimum you will be charged for a 3 month period is $121.88 for the first 750 cubic feet. That breaks down to $67.50 for water and $54.38 for sewer.


Important Information Regarding Your Water Billing

Amesbury contracts with Pennichuck Water Service Company to produce and process our water/sewer bills. To open a new account, change an existing account, arrange for shut off and turn on, to make an appointment for meter installation or questions regarding your bill please contact Pennichuck Water Co. at (800) 553-5191.

Paying Your Bill

The most efficient ways for you to pay your bill are to:

  1. Mail your check in the enclosed envelope
  2. Pay your bill online

What If There Is a Problem?

For billing inquiries, to request a reading or transfer, or to report a water/sewer problem, please call 1-800-553-5191, Monday - Friday 7:30 am to 5:00 pm. (After Hours Emergency Contact: 978-388-1217)

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An unexpected increase in usage may be a sign of a water leak. If your meter is failing it will either slow down or stop completely - it CAN NOT increase speed resulting in increased usage.