The prices that the Sydney Desalination Plant charges are set by the Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal under the WIC Act.

IPART is currently reviewing the prices that SDP can charge Sydney Water, effective from 1 July 2017. 


SDP expects a 20.9% drop in its costs which will lower water bills for Sydney households and small businesses by $23 a year on average. 



SDP has outlined its proposed services, forecast costs and prices for the period of 1 July 2017 to 30 June 2022 to IPART. The Customer Overview provides more information.


For more information visit IPART's website.