If you are a new resident of West Hants or moving to a new location in the municipality and your property is connected to municipal water and sewer, it is required that you sign a water contract, creating an account tied to your property’s water meter.
Submit the completed form and pay the required deposit by visiting the Municipal Office at least five days in advance of requiring service. Deposits MUST be paid before the contract is considered active.
Contact us at 902-798-8391 if you require assistance.
PLEASE NOTE: To ensure prompt processing, inform the Water Utility at least five (5) days in advance of requiring a water service account.
Complete the following if you wish to have a tenant receive the Water Utility bill (leave blank otherwise):
Please complete the following if you wish to give consent to another party to conduct business on your behalf. All information remains in effect until the water account holder updates the information.
Terms and Conditions
In submitting this form, the customer acknowledges and agrees to abide by the rules and regulations of the West Hants Regional Municipality’s Water Utilities as approved or amended from time to time by the NOVA SCOTIA UTILITY AND REVIEW BOARD and acknowledges that this application shall become a binding contract when accepted by a Utility representative. The applicant agrees to take and pay for the water from the Water Utility in accordance with this application and to accept and pay for such services according to the Schedule of Rates, Rules and Regulations of the Water Utility, a copy of which can be found here on our website, https://www.westhants.ca/regional-water-utility.html
*Should the contract holder cancel their water service and move out of the municipal water service area, the deposit and interest earned will be applied to their final utility notice before being refunded. If the contract holder moves within the municipal water service area, the deposit can be transferred to the new water account.
PLEASE TYPE YOUR FULL NAME ** By typing in your full name in this box you hereby certify that the information reported in this form is complete and you agree to submit this for to the West Hants Regional Municipality. **
IMPORTANT: If you do not receive email confirmation that your form has been successfully submitted, please check your email junk folder.