Water and Sewer Rates

Water Rates


  • Water rates for Village residents are currently $7.44 per 1,000 gallons of water used. 
  • Rates for customers outside the Village limits are $11.16 per 1,000 gallons of water used.  

Sewer Rates


  • Sewer rates for Village residents are currently $5.66 per 1,000 gallons of water used. 
  • Rates for customers outside the Village limits are $8.49 per 1,000 gallons of water purchased.
  • Sewer charges are based on the number of gallons of water purchased. 

Capital Charges


  • Revenue received as capital charges is used for capital project water and sewer infrastructure improvements. 
  • Capital charges are based on the number of gallons of water purchased.  The current rate is $1.20 per 1,000 gallons of water used for incorporated Lombard and $1.80 per $1,000 gallons for unincorporated Lombard.  
  • In accordance with the commitment made by the Board of Trustees due to voter approval of the 1% non-home rule sales tax referendum, effective June 1, 2007, the capital rate will remain unchanged until at least May 31, 2016
Read about other charges that may appear on your bill.

2017 Water & Sewer Rates

On November 3, 2016, the Lombard Village Board of Trustees approved a water and sewer rate increase of $0.30 per 1,000 gallons effective with bills issued on or after January 1, 2017.  The proposed increase of $0.30 per 1,000 gallons, will impact the bill of the average Lombard residence, using 4,000 gallons of water per month, by an additional $1.20 per month. For more information, please read the 2017 Water & Sewer Rate FAQs.