Water and Sewer
The core area of Haines Junction is fully serviced with water and sewer. The current rates are:
Residential - $135.00 quarterly billing
Commercial - $150.00 quarterly billing
Institutional - Public $330.00 quarterly billing
Institutional - Non Public $150.00 quarterly billing
Surcharges apply to hotels, motels, laundromats and RV Parks depending on the number of rooms, washing machines and stalls.
Bulk water is available for purchase from the water reservoir with a water card. A $20.00 deposit is payable on the card. Current bulk water rates are:
$0.00225 per litre for Haines Junction residents
$0.00275 per litre for Non Haines Junction residents and in excess of 3 million litres
There is a minimum billing of $25.00 per quarter and a maximum billing of $95.00 per quarter for residential bulk water customers.
It is not permitted to use water from the truck fill station for commercial-scale road operations, sewer flushing, dust control or any other non-personal use which does not require potable/treated water. Bulk water customers requiring water for these uses are encouraged to acquire it from the Dezadeash River or another untreated water source, up to a maximum of 100m3 per day or as otherwise approved through permit by Environment Yukon.
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If you wish to report a water problem, call 634-5316.