The Ministry of Housing and Communal Services of the Republic of Belarus reminds, that from May, 1, the residents of the flats not having been equipped with meters on water will pay full rate for water supply and sewerage services. This means 2.5 times increase in price for water in flats without meters.
Those haven’t managed to equip the flats with meters are neither to be disappointed, nor to put it off. “There is no lack of meters and no large queues to equip them, - states The Ministry of Housing and Communal Services of the Republic of Belarus. – Of course, it doesn’t mean that if you phone today, your flat will at once be equipped with the meter. But still there are some week-days until May, 1, and even in case flats will be equipped with meters in the beginning of May, people won’t have to pay double for water”.
On April, 23, 4% of all flats in Belarus that are to be equipped with meters, haven’t done it, unlike of other 2 mln 461 thous of flats. This year 45 thous. of flats are to be equipped with meters.
From January, 1 the full rates for cold water supply service were set as BYR 860 per 1 m3, and for sewerage service – BYR 684 per 1 m3.