Incorporated October 26, 1939



Our mission is "To provide safe and reliable water and wastewater services in an efficient, cost effective

and environmentally friendly manner resulting in a high level of satisfaction among our customers."


 Payments & Rates

The Authority accepts the following payments in the office. Check, cash, and money order.  We also accept ACH, E-Check, and Credit Card payments ONLINE ONLY. (Processing company collects $4.95 per credit card payment.)

Make an online payment here.

Office hours are Monday to Friday 8:00am to Noon and 12:30pm to 4:00pm. After hour drop box conveniently located on both porches at 18 E. High Street Manheim, PA 17545-1506. Payments with check, cash, and money orders are also received at Ephrata National Bank, 1 Penryn Road, Manheim, PA 17545, (Drive up access available.)


Most Common Household Rate


Fixed Base Fee for 5/8” line size (1 EDU included with line size)                         $11.60

Transmitter Fee Per Month                                                                              $3.00         ($0.00 as of 11/2016)

Water Usage Fee Per Gallon                                                                           $0.00535


Fixed Base fee for first 2,000 gallons (any line size,1 EDU)                             $49.67

Sewer Usage Fee Per Gallon (OVER 2,000 gallons)                                       $0.01362


General Collections Calendar

Meter Readings:    20th of each month (ie. Jan 20 to Feb 20)

Bills Issued:           5th of each month (ie. Jan 20 to Feb 20 released 3/5)

Due Date:              17th of each month (ie. billed 2/20, due 3/17)

Penalty:                 20th at 12 Noon (ie. due 3/17 penalty 3/20 at 12 Noon)

30-days late:         No action (ie. due 3/17, 30-days late at 4/17)

60-days late:         Eligible for service discontinuance (ie. due 3/17 eligible for service discontinuance as of 5/17)

90-days late:         Eligible for municipal lien (ie. due 3/17 eligible for lien as of 6/17)