Lower Makefield Township

1100 Edgewood Road, Yardley PA 19067
267.274.1100   |   admin@lmt.org

Sewer

Sewer Department

CUSTOMER SERVICE INFORMATION

Customer Service for Sewer Billing is provided by Bucks County Water and Sewer Authority (BCWSA).
You can reach them as follows:

Phone:  215-343-2538 or 1-800-222-2068

Email:  customerservice@BCWSA.net

Inquiries by Mail:  BCWSA, 1275 Almshouse Road, Warrington, PA 18976

Payments by Mail:  BCWSA, PO Box 3333, Harleysville, PA 19438

For more information about the new sewer billing services, read this FAQ:

SEWER CERTIFICATIONS

Beginning January 3, 2017 Sewer Certifications will be prepared by BCWSA.

BILLING AND PAYMENT OPTIONS

As a result of the Township’s partnership with BCWSA, you now have several new billing and payment options available to you.

BILLING

How to read your bill.

Electronic Billing
Switch to paperless billing today with just 3 clicks.  This service allows you to receive your bill via email moving forward.  All you need is your NEW account number and zip code.  Visit https://schedulepayment.com/BCWSA/ and enroll today!

Online Account Access
You can now view 12 months billing and payment history for your account online.  Please visit http://ecare.bcwsa.net/ecare_live/login.asp for more information and to enroll.  Have your NEW account number available and click on ‘Sign up now to access your account online.’

PAYMENTS

IMPORTANT:   Allow 2-3 business days for processing payments made online or by phone.  For mailed payments, allow for postal delays. 

Online bill pay at www.BCWSA.net
You can pay your bill with Visa, MasterCard or directly from your bank account.  There is no charge for this service.  From the BCWSA website select ‘Bill Options’, then ‘Pay Online’.

Pay from your bank account
IMPORTANT:  If you currently have the Township set up as a payee in your own online banking, please update the details with your new account number (included in the top right-hand corner of your new bill statement in July) and also change the payee information to:  BCWSA, PO Box 3333, Harleysville, PA 19438.  Failure to do this will result in delays in your payment being processed.

Direct Debit
You can set up payments to be automatically deducted from your bank account.  Please visit www.BCWSA.net to enroll.  You will still receive a copy of your bill.  Please continue to pay your bill via another payment method until you receive confirmation that Direct Debit is set up.

Pay by Phone
You can pay your bill with Visa, MasterCard or directly from you bank account using an automated phone system.  Please call 215-343-2538 or 1-800-222-2068 and follow the phone prompts for pay-by-phone.  There is no charge for this service

Pay by Mail
Please mail all payments to BCWSA, PO Box 3333, Harleysville, PA 19438


SEWER – METERED WATER

BASE RATE…(SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING)…….$81.84 PER QUARTER

BASE RATE…(1 METER, 2 UNITS) ……………….$137.30 PER QUARTER

(IN ADDITION, THE FOLLOWING RATES APPLY)

First 10,000 gallons $ 2.23 per 1,000 gallons
Second 10,000 gallons $ 2.35 per 1,000 gallons
Third 10,000 gallons $ 2.45 per 1,000 gallons
Fourth 10,000 gallons $ 2.70 per 1,000 gallons
Fifth 10,000 gallons $ 3.01 per 1,000 gallons
Excess over 50,000 gallons $ 3.45 per 1,000 gallons

 

SEWER – NON-METERED WATER…(WELL)……$137.30 PER QUARTER

COMMERCIAL ACCOUNTS………….$11.69 per 1,000 gallons (MINIMUM) $151.80 PER QUARTER

BILLS ARE MAILED QUARTERLY (JANUARY, APRIL, JULY, OCTOBER) AND ARE DUE BY THE DUE DATE.

LATE CHARGES ARE ADDED TO ANY BALANCE WHICH IS NOT PAID BY THE DUE DATE.

ORDINANCE #69
FAILURE TO RECEIVE BILLS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED AN EXCUSE FOR NON-PAYMENT OF CHARGES AND PENALTY.
AVOID LATE CHARGES BY MAKING PAYMENTS ON OR BEFORE DUE DATE.
ALLOW ADEQUATE TIME FOR MAIL SERVICE.