Please make sure that the Township has your current address including PO Box number to avoid delays in receiving your tax and water bills!

 

The Township of Hamilton provides municipal water to serviced areas in Camborne and Creighton Heights (Baltimore).

Report a Problem

Emergency Water Line to report a water main break or disruption of water service
1-866-948-5538

Reporting a problem regarding flooding of a roadway or property, contact Public Works
905-342-2810.

How to find water leaks in a house

How to Pay your Water Bill

At the bank

You can pay your water bill at your bank; remember to bring your water bill with you.

Payments should be made at least two days prior to the water bill due date.

Online

  • Search for Hamilton
  • Then search for some form of Hamilton Township Water
  • Enter your water account number which is located at the top left portion of your most current water bill without the decimal points (8 digits in total)

Payments should be made at least two days prior to the water bill due date.

Pre-authorized payment

Your water account must be current to go on this plan.

Water pre-authorized payment plan form

Print the form or pick one up at the Township office

  • Fill in your information
  • Attach a VOID cheque or pre-authorized debit bank form

You can return your completed form by email:

In Person:

8285 Majestic Hills Dr., Camborne

The after-hours secure drop box is located at the front door.

Fax:

905-342-2818

Late/unpaid bills have 1.25% interest charged quarterly. Failure to receive a water bill does not excuse a resident from the responsibility for the payment.

Request a New Water Account

Homeowner

Water Service Connection Request

Tenant

Tenant Water Service Connection Request

Landlords, as property owners, you are ultimately responsible for the water account. Any tenant water arrears are transferred yearly to the owner's property tax account in accordance with the Municipal Act, 2001, S.O. c25, Section 398.

You can return your completed form by email:

Mail:

Attention Water Billing Dept.
Township of Hamilton
PO Box 1060
Cobourg ON K9A 4W5

Fax:

Attention Water Billing Dept.
905-342-2818

Request a Final Read

Provide at least 10 days notice of your move. If you move without notifying the Township of Hamilton, you are responsible for water consumed until we receive notification to do a final read.

If you are on a pre-authorized payment plan, you will be automatically removed from that plan and will be required to pay your final water bill when due.

Water Service Cancellation Request

You can return your completed form by email:

Mail:

Attention Water Billing Dept.
Township of Hamilton
PO Box 1060
Cobourg ON K9A 4W5

Fax:

Attention Water Billing Dept.
905-342-2818

Cancelling Water Pre-Authorized Payment Plan

Water Pre-Authorized Payment Plan Cancellation Request

You can return your form by email:

Mail:

Attention Water Billing Dept.
Township of Hamilton
PO Box 1060
Cobourg ON K9A 4W5

Fax:

Attention Water Billing Dept.
905-342-2818

Water Billing and Water Rates

Water Billing Periods

Water billing is done quarterly based on the following cycles:

January 1 to March 31 (actual reads)

April 1 to June 30 (actual reads)

July 1 to September 30 (actual reads)

October 1 to December 31 (estimated )

Water rate changes become effective April 1st of each year.

By-Law Number 2017-15 Fees and Charges
Amended by By-Law 2018-19

Schedule H Public Works/Water

Roads
DescriptionFees (+ HST)
Entrance Permit - Non-refundable Permit Fee $30.00
Entrance Permit Application - Non-refundable Inspection Fee $80.00
Entrance Permit Deposit – Entrance ($500) / Road ($500) $1,000.00
Entrance Installation without a permit $100.00
Road Status Letter $ 20.00
911 Sign (New or Replacement) $ 30.00
Charge out rate – Construction Equipment In accordance with current Ontario Provincial Standard Specification 127 “Schedule of Rental Rates for Construction Equipment, including Model and Specification Reference”.
Water
Desciption2019 Fees (+ HST)
Creighton Heights, Baltimore & Camborne – Residential Base Rate per month $34.75
Creighton Heights, Baltimore & Camborne – Multi-residential Base Rate per month $40.00
Creighton Heights, Baltimore & Camborne – Commercial Base Rate per month $45.00
Consumption Charge per 1,000 gallons for the 1st 5,000 gallons used $4.97
Consumption Charge per 1,000 gallons for the next 3,000 gallons used $7.46
Consumption Charge for each additional 1,000 gallons used $11.19

Annual Capital Charge per year
For all municipal water serviced properties)

$197.00

Bulk Water Rate

$8.50 per 1,000 gallons

Final Meter Reading Charge

$35.00 for all categories

Open or Close a Water Service Valve

$35.00

Connection Fee – Camborne Drinking Water System – Kennedy Road

$8,178.61 to December 31, 2018
Fee increase by 2%/year each
January 1

Line Flushing Maintenance Program

Camborne Water System

Monthly water line maintenance is performed every 2nd Tuesday between 9:00 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. Low water pressure and/or discoloured water may occur. Run your cold water taps until your water becomes clear. Avoid doing laundry during these times.

Creighton Heights Water System

Monthly water line maintenance is performed every 3rd Tuesday between 9:00 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. Low water pressure and/or discoloured water may occur. Run your cold water taps until your water becomes clear. Avoid doing laundry during these times.

Municipal Water Financial Plan

Required to obtain a municipal drinking license per the Safe Drinking Water Act, 2002 and prepared by Watson & Associates. This financial plan is also a reporting requirement as defined by Ontario Regulation 453/07.

Township of Hamilton Water Financial Plan 139 301A 2015 2021

Regulation of Water Usage

By-law 2004-28

Outdoor water usage restrictions

Water usage by irrigation systems calculation

Annual Reports

Camborne Water Treatment System Annual Report 2018

Creighton Heights Water Treatment System Annual Report 2018

Drinking Water System Inspections 2017-18

Hamilton Township Water Agreement Distribution System Annual Report 2017

Quality Management System Policy