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 sent to the on-duty pager to alert CVRD-staff for immediate response.
|Billing Period||Billing Date||User Fee* per Billing Period||Parcel Tax**|
(User Fees and Parcel Tax)
|January 1-June 30||February 1||$240|
|July 1-December 31||August 1|| $240|
*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.
Current year budget information can be viewed here.