Sacramento Central Groundwater Authority
827 7th St, Rm 301, Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 874-6851
Property-Related Groundwater Fee

​​​​​​​​​​​​​This is a resource page for information related to the Sacramento Central Groundwater Authority's (SCGA) property-related fee​.

On June 22, 2021 SCGA adopted a per parcel fee and a fee for groundwater use on a per acre-foot basis. The net impact of the annual fee varies based upon the total groundwater use associated with each parcel.

The fees are recovered on a parcel’s property tax statement from the County of Sacramento Treasurer-Tax Collector.

Fee Adoption for Fiscal Year 2022/2023

On June 8, 2022 the SCGA Board will consider adoption of a resolution to set the Fiscal Year 2022/2023 parcel fee and groundwater use fee.

Link to June 8, 2022 SCGA Board Meeting Agenda​ 

​​Import​ant Links​​​​

Fact Sheet:

Overview of SCGA's rate study process Fact sheet:

Fee Notification:

Contact Information

Phone: (916) 874-6934