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Sewer Connection Procedure and Fees

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The Town of Bridgewater has a Public Sewer By-Law (see link below).

All new laterals must be installed by the Town’s Public Works Department to the property line for a fee as shown below and from the property line to the house is the home owner’s responsibility. Utility Connection Fees Procedure Agreement to be completed in the Engineering Department or by calling 902-541-4370.

All laterals are to be inspected by Town inspectors before they are backfilled. Contact the Engineering Department 24 hours prior to commencement of work at 902-541-4370.


pdf Town of Bridgewater Public Sewer By-Law (82 KB)  

In Town Residential

The fees listed below are for residential development only. For all other types of development (ie. Commercial, Industrial, Etc.) the services are run at actual cost of construction.


 Sewer  Existing Dwelling
As of 1 Jan 1991
New Dwelling
Serviced Lot
New Dwelling
Unserviced Lot
 Sanitary  $600  $0  Actual Cost
 Storm (with Sanitary)  $350  $0  Actual Cost
 Storm (Separate)  $600   $0  Actual Cost


Out Of Town       

Sewer - Handled through the Municipality of the District of Lunenburg, where available. The Town of Bridgewater bulk bills the Municipality where applicable based on the number of sewer units. Special arrangement may be available for connection of sewer as approved by Council.