1781 Greensville County Circle
Emporia, Virginia 23847
Phone: (434) 348-4213
Fax: (434) 348-4257
Daytime: Call (434) 348-4213
Nights, Weekends, Holidays: Call (434) 348-4200
Customer Service Manager
Utility Maintenance Manager
The Greensville County Water & Sewer Authority (GCWSA) provides public water and/or public sewer system to serve portions of Greensville County as well as a portion of the City of Emporia, Town of Jarratt and Sussex County. Whether you are a lifelong resident or have recently relocated to this area, we welcome you as a new utilities customer. This information is provided to answer some of your questions about public water and sewer services.
The GCWSA is responsible for the operation and management of the public water and sewer systems. Its operation and management procedures are set forth by the Authority in it Rules and Regulations. A copy of the Rules and Regulations is available for public review at the Greensville County Government Building.
YES. Any structure located within 200 feet of the public right-of-way in which public water or sewer mains are located is within the mandatory connection service area and must connect onto the system unless a non-user status is granted by the Authority.
The minimum connection fee is $960.00 for water plus a $400.00 residential facility fee and $1,320.00 for sewer plus a $835.00 residential facility fee.
There are two kinds of utility customers:
Non-user status must be applied for by the customer. The following information must be provided:
|First 3000 gallons per month||$18.31|
|Each additional 1000 gallons per month||$ 6.10|
|Non-user rate per month||$ 6.00|
|First 3000 gallons per month||$19.28|
|Each additional 1000 gallons per month||$ 6.43|
|Usage less than 1,000,000 gpm rate per 1000||$ 6.40|
|Usage more than 1,000,000 gpm but less than 15 million gpm rate per 1000||$ 5.27|
|Usage more than 15 millions gpm rate 1000||$ 4.86|
|Usage less than 1,000,000 gpm rate per 1000||$ 7.12|
|Usage more than 1,000,000 gpm rate per 1000||$ 5.88|
|Metered water supply|
|First 4000 gallons per month||$34.49|
|Each additional 1000 gallons per month||$ 6.90|
|Un-metered water supply rate per month||$39.38|
|Non-user rate per month||$ 9.97|
|First 4000 gallons per month||$40.22|
|Each additional 1000 gallons per month||$ 8.04|
|Usage less than 1,000,000 gpm rate per 1000||$ 8.04|
|Usage more than 1,000,000 gpm rate per 1000||$ 7.30|
|Usage less than 1,000,000 gpm rate per 1000||$ 8.92|
|Usage more than 1,000,000 gpm rate per 1000||$10.03|
All owner-occupant accounts are charged a deposit equal to two (2) months minimum bill.
All tenant-occupant accounts are charged a deposit equal to three (3) months minimum bill (which include tax and penalty) plus $30.00 service fee.
All applicants for service shall be subject to the payment of $25.00 account charge.
When a structure is temporarily vacant for a period of time, the owner or customer of record may request that service be discontinued only until the structure is occupied again. The charge for disconnection is $30.00
Customers are billed on or before the first day of the month. Bills not paid on or before the 20th day of the month are assessed a 10% penalty. Customers not paying bills on or before the 30th day of the month are disconnected. Charges do not stop accruing if a customer is disconnected because of nonpayment. A $60.00 service fee will be charged before service is reinstated. Utility bills will be rendered monthly to each customer unless established otherwise by the Authority.
The lines from the water meter or sewer clean-out to your residence and your property are your responsibility. All emergencies that relate to the water or sewer mains during the day should be reported to:
GCWSA at (434) 348-4213
During the weekends, Holidays, or at night call:
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