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Gas Service Installation Steps:

The Town is responsible for installing gas services up to and including the meter outlet. The Town is not responsible for installing secondary lines or secondary meters.

  1. The owner (or authorized agent) shall make an application for gas service. Application is made by completing an application and contract for Installation of Gas Services as per attached Schedule A.

  2. The Town will estimate the total cost of the service installation.

  3. Prior to construction, the applicant must pay a deposit equal to 50% of the estimated installation expenses.

  4. After completion of the infill, all construction and material information is compiled and reported to the Town Administration Office for final invoicing purposes.

  5. The Town will inspect the pressure test of the owner's lines and leave a meter.

Water Service Installation Steps:

  1. The owner (or authorized agent) shall make an application for a service connection. Application is made by completing an Application to Connect to Water and Sewer Mains as per attached Schedule B. Associated fees shall be payable upon submission of this application as prescribed in the Utility Rates, Fees and Billings Bylaw.

  2. It shall be the owner’s responsibility to install all water and sewer service lines from the Town’s main lines. Operation and maintenance shall be in accordance with the Town’s Utilities Bylaw.

  3. The water meter location must provide accessibility for meter reading and meter change outs.

  4. It shall be the Town’s Responsibility to provide and install the water meter and ERT.

  5. Material used for the service line and connection shall be prescribed by the Town.

  6. The Town shall inspect and photograph the service installation prior to the owner backfilling the trench. Backfilling shall be done to the Town’s standards.

  7. If the owner proceeds to backfill prior to the Town inspection, forfeit of installation deposit shall apply as prescribed in the Utility Rates, Fees and Billings Bylaw.