HRSD Charges

Facilities Charge

Hampton Roads Sanitation District (HRSD), the regional sewage treatment authority, assesses a sewer connection fee as a capacity charge for their treatment system. This fee is based on the water meter size.

Table of Charges

(Effective July 1, 2015)
Meter Size
5/8 inch
3/4 inch
1 inch
1-1/2 inches
2 inches
3 inches
4 inches
6 inches
8 inches
10 inches
In addition to the above charge, whenever a new user’s high strength or high volume wastewater impacts HRSD facilities to such an extent that special modification and/or expansion is required, an additional Facility Charge may be assessed. This additional Facility charge shall be calculated based on those capital expenditures required to provide service to the affected user.

Paying Charge

The Facility Charge shall be due and payable prior to the issuance of a building permit/sewer permit by the local jurisdiction. The Facility Charge shall also be due and payable prior to the renewal and /or reissuance of a building permit, except in cases where the applicable Facility Charge was paid when the building permit was originally issued.