Govt considering IWK metric volume- based tariff rate
Last update: 14/03/2019
KUALA LUMPUR, March 14 (Bernama) – The government is considering using Indah Water Konsortium Sdn Bhd’s (IWK) metric volume-based sewerage tariff rate ensure the tariff imposed on subscribers is more equitable and transparent, said Water, Land and Natural Resources Minister Dr Xavier Jayakumar.
He said the metric volume-based concept is in line with the pronciple of ‘pay per use’ where it could encourage thrifty use of water and the conservation of water resources.
“At the same time, it is important to be able to reflect the actual IWK sewerage operations cost. .....