No. S 303
Public Utilities Act
(Chapter 261)
Public Utilities (Tariffs for Water) (Amendment) Regulations 1997
In exercise of the powers conferred by sections 20 and 130 of the Public Utilities Act, the Public Utilities Board, with the approval of the Minister for Trade and Industry, hereby makes the following Regulations:
Citation and commencement
1.  These Regulations may be cited as the Public Utilities (Tariffs for Water) (Amendment) Regulations 1997 and shall come into operation on 1st July 1997.
Deletion and substitution of Schedule
2.  The Schedule to the Public Utilities (Tariffs for Water) Regulations (Rg 7) is deleted and the following Schedule substituted therefor:
THE SCHEDULE
Regulations 2, 3, 6, 7 and 8
DOMESTIC TARIFF
Consumption Block
Cubic metres per month
Cents per cubic metre
1st Block
1-20
73
2nd Block
20-40
90
Follow-on-rate
Above 40
121
TARIFF FOR SHIPPING
Flat rate of 199 cents per cubic metre.
NON-DOMESTIC TARIFF
Flat rate of 117 cents per cubic metre.”.
Transitional provision
3.  Notwithstanding regulation 2, the Board may, in its discretion, apply the revoked tariffs to the July 1997 cycle of meter readings as a transitional arrangement.
Made this 19th day of June 1997.
LEE EK TIENG
Chairman,
Public Utilities Board,
Singapore.
[AD/00301/1; AG/LEG/SL/261/95/1 Vol. 2]
(To be presented to Parliament under section 130(4) of the Public Utilities Act).