Rates and Fees

Rates and Fees

The following fees have been established by the City Council pursuant to various provisions of the San Leandro Municipal Code (SLMC), San Leandro Administrative Code (SLAC) or the general laws of the State of California.  Minimum fee for all classifications shall be equal to multi-family unit.


2020-2021 Fees

Effective July 1, 2020

1.  Monthly User Charges
A. For Classification A Users (Residential):
• Single-Family Unit $38.80 each
• Multiple-Family Unit $27.40 each
• Accessory Dwelling Unit $27.40 each 
B. For Classification B Users (Commercial & Institutional):
 Connection  $6.70 each
Auto Services $9.11/100 Cubic Feet


Bakery, Wholesale $7.33/100 cubic feet
Laundries $5.22/100 cubic feet
Markets/Foods $8.95/100 cubic feet
Mixed Use $7.60/100 cubic feet
Restaurants $8.47/100 cubic feet
All Other $4.10/100 cubic feet
Schools $3.62/100 cubic feet
C. For Classification C Users (Industrial & Other Large Users):
Loading Charge – based on the total discharge volumes for the billing period.
Connection $6.70 each
Volume $3,481.00/million gallons
BOD (Biochemical oxygen demand) $481.00/thousand pounds
SS (Suspended solids) $816.00/thousand pounds
2. Connection Fees
Dwelling units:
· Single-Family Unit $3,988.00 each
· Multiple-Family Unit $3,327.00 each
· Accessory Dwelling Unit $3,327.00 each
 Converting an existing apartment building to condominium units $179.00/unit
Non-residential users shall be assessed connection fees based on the estimated average day of their peak month discharge according to the unit cost schedule below:
Volume $22.40/gallons per day
BOD (Biochemical oxygen demand) $954.00/pounds per day
SS (Suspended solids) $1,010.00/pounds per day
A connection fee adjustment shall be made at the end of one year of service for all nonresidential users to reflect the actual wastewater discharge based on monitored wastewater discharged or metered water usage adjusted for volume not discharged to the sanitary sewer system. If the estimated wastewater discharge is low, an additional connection fee shall be assessed. If the estimated wastewater discharge is high, the City shall issue a refund to the user.