Payments to SSID may be made by etransfer to email@example.com;
or by cheque or money order payable to Savary Shores Improvement District,
mailed to (or dropped off at) SSID, 2785 Vancouver Blvd, Savary Island, BC V0N 2G0.
Your etransfer confirmation, cheque copy, or money order copy, is your receipt.
TAX AMOUNTS & DISCOUNTS
The 2018 tax rates will be announced at the end of March 2018.
The District Tax is charged to all residents of Savary Shores, to cover infrastructure, operations, and administration of the waterworks. In 2017, the District Tax was set at $360, with an early-pay discount of $120 = $240 payable per parcel, if paid by May 1.
The Connection Tax is charged to residents whose properties are connected to the water system. In 2017, the Connection Tax was set at $240, with an early-pay discount of $80 = $160 payable per water customer, if paid by May 1.
As at December 22, 2017, tax rates have not yet been set for 2018.
Residents connected to the waterworks are allotted up to 100 cubic meters of water per year. Those who use more water than the year's allotment are invoiced an Excess Use Toll in January of the following year. The Toll may go up or down each year, as determined by the Board of Trustees. At the end of 2017, Trustees set the 2017 Excess Use Toll at $1.00 per each cubic meter over 100 cubic meters.
WATER CONNECTION CHARGE
Savary Shores has 51 properties that are not yet connected to the water system. Property owners interested in receiving water can fill in an Application for Water Connection, available on this site, or by contacting the administrator at firstname.lastname@example.org or 604-414-8448, or by mail to 2785 Vancouver Blvd, Savary Island BC V0N 2G0.
The charge for a first-time connection is $835.
The charge for a disconnection, or a re-connection, is $100.