Shawnigan Beach Estates sewer system in located in Area B and services 371 residential properties within the Shawnigan Beach Estates subdivision and an elementary school.
The sewer system consists of a gravity collection system and six pump stations. Sewage is pumped to an aerated dual-lagoon treatment system where it is filtered and pumped to ground disposal system located next to the Ingot Road subdivision.
Critical equipment is monitored 24-hours a day for malfunctions (such as pump failures); if such an abnormality occurs an alarm is send to the on-duty pager to alert CVRD-staff for immediate response.
Annual Charges (2018 Rates)
User Fee* per Billing Period
(User Fees and Parcel Tax)
January 1-June 30
July 1-December 31
*User Fees are mailed out to each customers on the billing date stated above. **Parcel Tax is charged once a year and is incorporated into the property tax for each customer.
BC Assessment charges a 5.25% administrative fee which is included in this amount.