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Missouri Department of Natural Resources (MoDNR) Primacy Fee Increase

The Missouri Department of Natural Resources Primacy Fee will be increasing as of January 1st, 2022.  The Primacy Fee is a user fee paid by the customers of Missouri's community public water supply systems and provides support for the department's efforts to ensure Missourians are provided water that is safe to drink.  The fee increase will be effective for January billing and is based on the size of the connection:

Meter Size

Current Fee Amount

Revised Fee Amount Effective January 1, 2022

≤ 1”

$0.20

$0.44

> 1” ≤ 2”

$0.62

$1.75

> 2” ≤ 4”

$3.43

$8.50

>4”

$6.87

$16.50

For more information, please visit the Missouri DNR website at: https://dnr.mo.gov/water/business-industry-other-entities/permits-certification-engineering-fees/water-fees/public-drinking