Kitchener Utilities is committed to delivering safe and reliable natural gas and water services to our customers. Learn more about Kitchener Utilities.

On this page:

  1. Water, sanitary sewer and stormwater rates
  2. Natural gas rates
  3. Low-income Energy Assistance Program

Water, sanitary sewer and stormwater rates

Current rates:

  • the water rate is $2.5396 per cubic metre
  • the sewer rate is $3.2051 per cubic metre
  • the stormwater rate is $17.37 for an average sized home, please refer to your bill to see your property’s rate

Minimum charges may apply for water and sewer, calculated at 1/10 per cubic metre per day.


Natural gas rates

You can learn more about the different Kitchener Utilities rates on their website.

General service M1 customers

The M1 rate is for homes and businesses with an annual consumption of less than 50,000 cubic meters of gas.

  • the supply rate is 21.45 cents per cubic metre
  • the variable delivery rate is 8.0871 cents per cubic metre
  • the federal carbon charge is 9.79 cents per cubic metre
  • the daily fixed charge is 76 cents per day

Fees are subject to 13% HST.

General service M2 customers

The M2 rate is for properties with annual consumption greater than 50,000 cubic metres.

  • the supply rate is 21.45 cents per cubic metre
  • the variable delivery rate is 6.8523 cents per cubic metre
  • the federal carbon charge is 9.79 cents per cubic metre
  • the daily fixed charge is $2.45 per day

Fees are subject to 13% HST.


Low-income Energy Assistance Program

Kitchener Utilities provides funding to the Low-income Energy Assistance Program (LEAP), which is administered by the Region of Waterloo and regulated by the Ontario Energy Board. This program helps qualified low-income energy consumers to manage their bill payments and energy costs. It applies to emergency situations and is not meant for ongoing help to pay bills.

To apply or learn more, visit the Region of Waterloo's website or call 519-883-2100.

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