Rates and Fees

All rates and fees charged by SSL are subject to terms and conditions established under the City of Langford’s multi-utility bylaw.  Certain fees are also governed by separate agreements with end users. Please see our SSL Rate Schedule for a current list of our most standard charges. With respect to its Energy Service, SSL is also a public utility under the UCA regulated by the BC Utilities Commission.

Energy Rates:

CES thermal energy consumption is measured in kilowatt-hours (kWh) and billed on a two-tier rate similar to that of BC Hydro. The following rate structure applies to each 1-month billing period:

  • First 675 kWh used – $0.0829/kWh
  • All additional usage – $0.1242/kWh

Monthly service connection fees are as follows:

  • For 25 mm Service Connections* $7.78/month
  • For 37 mm Service Connections $15.26/month
  • For 50 mm Service Connections $24.39/month

*Most single-family homes have a 25 mm energy service connection.

Water Rate:

2021 residential water rate:

  • $2.3081 per cubic metre (thousand litres)​

Monthly service connection fees may apply to certain strata and commercial customers. Please consult your water bill or our rate schedule to determine the applicable charge.

Contact Us

Please do not hesitate to contact us with any questions or concerns:

  • We can be reached anytime by phone (250-391-7260) or email (service@SSL-BC.com).
  • Our office is open weekdays from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM with live dispatchers available to take urgent service calls anytime during evenings, weekends and holidays.