Chennai Metrowater has planned to issue new consumer cards which will be valid for five years for water and sewerage tax and charges at all its depot offices from Monday. The cards which will be valid from 2015-2020 will be issued in depot offices between 8.30am to 11.30 AM on all working days including Saturdays free of cost.
Consumers are requested to bring old consumer card or copy of tax paid receipt for verification. The new consumer cards will be issued for all consumers who paid their charges and taxes till March 31.
Other consumers are requested to pay the arrears and collect the new card. If the properties are newly assessed by Chennai Corporation, the owners are requested to approach concerned Area Senior Accounts Officer with copy of assessment orders issued by Chennai Corporation for levying water or sewerage tax and to get new consumer cards.