Taps and Meter

Rudy Moreno, Deputy Assistant Director

 

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About Taps & Meters The Taps & Meters Group reviews residential and commercial plans for compliance with the WCR Letters, permits water meters and sewer connections, and processes water meter easement documents. Taps & Meters also maintains a current list of approved contractors to install small water meters.

 

SMALL WATER METERS

 

New Rate: Effective 01/01/2017
METER SIZE & PRICE
 

5/8"

$286.17

1"

$376.08

1 1/2"

$521.33

2"

$653.46

ENLARGEMENT & PRICE

5/8" TO 1"

$173.77

5/8" TO 1 1/2"

$291.72

5/8" TO 2"

$423.85

1" TO 1 1/2"

$201.81

1" TO 2"

$333.94

1 1/2" TO 2"

$215.99

5/8" TO 1" ULTRA SONIC

$205.96

5/8" TO 1 1/2" BF

$529.34

5/8" TO 2" BF

$653.85

1" TO 1 1/2" BF

$439.43

1" TO 2" BF

$563.94

1 1/2" TO 2" BF

$445.99

   
NEW BF METER AND PRICE

1" ULTRA SONIC

$408.27

1 1/2" BF

$758.95

2" BF

$883.46

Relocation Cut & Plug 
$83.86

$83.86

CONCRETE METER BOX AND PRICE

DUAL

$52.41

H-65

$105.76

 

 

ο List of City Approved Contractors to Install Small Water Meters (.pdf file)

ο Small Water Meter Application (.pdf file)

ο On-Line Water Meter Application

ο Large Job Requirements by Permit Type (.pdf file)

ο Sewer Tap Requirements (.pdf file)

 

LARGE JOBS

 

Easement Dedication Process and 584 Form (.pdf)
Large Job Permit Number Request Form (.pdf)
Surface Restoration Bond (.pdf)
Maintenance Bond (.pdf)
Non-Developer Participation Contract Payment Bond (.pdf)
Non-Developer Participation Contract Performance Bond (.pdf)

 

 

UTILITY INSTALLATION WITHIN TXDOT RIGHT-OF-WAY

 

In accordance with the Texas Administrative Code Title 43, Part 1, the City of Houston will request a permit from TxDot for utility connection to City of Houston utility located within TxDot right-of-way.

 

TxDot Permit Application Form

TxDot Water Details

TxDot Sanitary Sewer Details

TxDot right-of-way Map

 

For additional information on any of these procedures, please email questions to TapTechs@houstontx.gov.