These resources are made in partnership with the Water Infrastructure Finance Authority of Arizona (WIFA)
Water & Wastewater Tables
Data tables that list all utilities' residential and non-residential water, wastewater and residential irrigation rate structure details as well as the monthly-equivalent bills computed at different consumption levels. You can access the tables for the following years by selecting the desired year below.
A guide to available funding sources for water and wastewater utilities in this state.
Water & Wastewater Rates Summary Reports
A short report summarizing the rates, rate structures and trends currently in use across the State of Arizona. The report answers frequently asked questions about what utilities are charging, their rate structure designs, how rates have increased, affordability and financial sustainability of AZ utilities
Navigating Legal Pathways
A short report summarizing the principal legal barriers and opportunities to establishing an assistance program for low-income water and wastewater utilities in the state.
For guidance on how to use the Arizona Water and Wastewater Rates Dashboard, please refer to our list of webinars available concerning rates, rate-setting, and other powerful financial management tools for water and wastewater utilities. You can access these webinars by clicking on the links below.
- Arizona Water and Wastewater Rate Dashboard Webinar (This webinar is from 2014 and is based off of an older version of the dashboard. You can access Alabama's 2019 webinar here.)
- Tips for Assessing and Improving te Fiscal Health of Small Regulated Water Utilities in Arizona
- Benchmarking Water and Wastewater Rates in Arizona
Water & Wastewater Dashboard
The Rates Dashboard is an interactive tool to assist with understanding, bench marking, and assessing a utility's rates, financial health, affordability, and other metrics. In addition, this year's dashboard includes a new "download data" feature allowing users to download all of the data feeding the dashboard and the comparison group selected.
Click the image below to explore the AZ Dashboard.
For further information, the Environmental Finance Blog has several posts about rate-setting, financing, and other related topics that can be useful for utilities. You can access blog posts specific to Arizona by clicking on the links below.