How do I fight an attributed consumption charge?

Because theft of service is charged as a rate and not a fine, there is no simple path to dispute the penalty. Overturning the charge generally requires proving the DEP’s specific accusation to be untrue, or determining if they have valid proof to charge you. The...

What is an Attributed Consumption Charge (ACC)?

If you find that your water bill has suddenly increased unrelated to your water use, you may have been hit with an Attributed Consumption Charge. Attributed Consumption Charges (ACC) result when the DEP determines that property owner has misrepresented their water use...

What is an Attributed Consumption Charge (ACC)?

If you find that your water bill has suddenly increased unrelated to your water use, you may have been hit with an Attributed Consumption Charge. Attributed Consumption Charges (ACC) result when the DEP determines that property owner has misrepresented their water use...