Water Supply Tariff Fixation Commission (WSTFC)
Water Supply Tariff Fixation Commission (WSTFC) is established for the protection of the interests of consumers by pro viding qualitative and reliable water supply and sanitation service to the consumers at a reasonable price, by fixing the tariff of water supply and sanitation service. WSTFC act is enacted by the House of Representatives in the First year of the issuance of the Declaration of the House of Representatives 2063 (2006).
The Commission is an autonomous and corporate body with perpetual succession. The Commission comprises of one Chairperson and two Members, appointed by the Government of Nepal. The Commission fixes the tariff for the service, as the service provider may collect from the users. The Commission approves such policies and procedures as to be followed by the service provider in making an application to the Commission for the fixation of tariff. The Commission maintains, or causes to be maintained the quality of service by monitor in g the service to be provided by the service provider. The Commission resolves, or causes to be resolved, disputes arising between theservice provider and the users. The Commission obtains statements related with the service provided by the service provider and publish, or caused to be published, the same. The Commission determines criteria on the fixation of tariff and cause such criteria to be implemented. The Commission gives necessary advice and suggestion to the Government of Nepal in relation to the water supply or sanitation service, and performs such other functions as prescribed.
- 12 Jul, 2016, National Drinking Water Quality Standards, 2062
- 11 May, 2016, Final Tariff Notice of Hetauda
- 13 Mar, 2016, Tariff notice of Hetauda water supply Management Board