The Department for Wastewater Treatment in Herzogenaurach has assumed the statutory communal duty of wastewater treatment.
The corresponding details have been specified in the framework of the Regulations on the Public Sewerage System of the Town of Herzogenaurach in connection with the Regulations on Contributions and Fees for the Sewerage Regulations.
The Department for Wastewater Treatment is a cost account- based institution exclusively refinanced by fees and contributions.
As of April 1, 2010, the wastewater fee is EUR 2.28 per m³ of freshwater purchase. Freshwater purchase is defined as any amount of water obtained from the public drinking water supply system or from private water recovery systems (e.g. rainwater cisterns or wells).
As of April 1, 2010, the rainwater fee is EUR 0.35 per m²of paved and sewage-effective area. Permanently installed rainwater collection systems are taken into account for the calculation of fees (reduction of 10m² per m³ of year-round available capacity).
The sewer connection contribution is EUR 8.15 per m² of floor area; EUR 2.22 per m² of plot area (subject area Building code, traffic, contributions).
For private property drainage systems, the relevant valid regulations of ss. 9 to 13 of the Sewerage Regulations apply. (subject area Department for Civil Engineering)