Rates

Domestic Water Rates


Coachella Valley Water District provides domestic water to approximately 108,000 homes and businesses.

2019-2020 Domestic Water Rate Increase

The Board of Directors of Coachella Valley Water District (CVWD) voted June 11, 2019 to increase domestic water rates.  The rate increase, which will go into effect on July 1, increases the average monthly bill for customers by $1.84 per month.

  • The staff presentation is available here.
  • A list of capital improvement projects is available here.
  • The new rates are available here.
How to Read Your Water Bill
Watch a video on How to read your water bill

For more information, see How to Read Your Water Bill (PDF).

View the Outdoor Water Budget Calculation Equation to learn how outdoor water budgets are calculated.

Frequently Asked Questions

Water Budget Appeal Process

Water budgets are scientifically calculated and tailored to each customer. If you think your water budget is incorrect, staff will be happy to re-evaluate your water needs and adjust your budget if appropriate.

Canal Water Service Rates


Coachella Valley Water District provides irrigation water to more than 1,000 agricultural accounts.

Developer & Miscellaneous Water Rates & Fees


Coachella Valley Water District provides developer and miscellaneous services including new service connection and meter installation.

Replenishment Assessment Charge (RAC)


Coachella Valley Water District has a groundwater replenishment program that is partially funded by the Replenishment Assessment Charge (RAC).

Sewer Service Rates


Coachella Valley Water District provides sewer service to more than 95,000 homes and businesses.