The base  utility rates and fees for residences within the Dufur city limits:

Monthly Base Water          $29.15
*10,000 Gallons are included in the monthly base water rate.
New tier structure for water usage over 10,000 gallons

10,100 - 15,000 - $0.10 for every 100 gallons
15,100 - 25,000 - $0.15 for every 100 gallons
25,100 - up - $0.25 for every 100 gallons

Street Paving Fund             $5.00

Sewer Fee                          $33.00

Capital Improvements Fee  $5.00

DEQ Sewer Assessment    $10.00

Base Bill                           $82.15



The base rate for utility service outside of Dufur city limits:

Monthly Base Water      $49.50
*10,000 Gallons are included in the monthly base water rate.
New tier structure for water usage over 10,000 gallons
10,100 - 15,000 - $0.10 for every 100 gallons
15,100 - 25,000 - $0.15 for every 100 gallons
25,100 - up - $0.25 for every 100 gallons

Capital Improvements Fee  $5.00

Base Bill                                $54.50           Required Deposit = $100.00


The base rate for utility service outside of Dufur city limits on the South Basin System:

Monthly Base Water            $49.50
*10,000 Gallons are included in the monthly base water rate.
New tier structure for water usage over 8,000 gallons
8,100 - 15,000 - $0.15 for every 100 gallons
15,100 - 20,000 - $0.20 for every 100 gallons
20,100 - up - $0.30 for every 100 gallons
Capital Improvements Fee     $5.00

Base Bill                              $54.50                                                          Required Deposit = $100.00


Meters are read monthly between March and October. They "hibernate" through the winter with customers being billed at their "base bill" only.


To establish new service a deposit is required. If the water meter is off, an additional fee is required to turn the meter on.

Water Deposit     $153.00 for in town accounts
                             $100.00 for out of town accounts
*Refundable to the account after one year of payments made on time with no penalty applied

Turn On/Off Fee   $10.00
Service Rates:

General Information:
Required Deposit = $153.00


Water and Sewer Rates will be increasing
 Effective July 1, 2017