Water Services

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Water Services

The water division is divided into four sections: water maintenance and repair, water production, water quality, and water system services. Together the division is responsible for providing a safe and reliable source of water.

  • Water Maintenance & Repair is responsible for the maintenance and operation of the City's water mains and valves that are located underground.
  • Water Production operates, maintains, and disinfects the City of Newport Beach's water supply.
  • Water Quality manages the water quality testing and state reporting
  • Water System Services assists City of Newport Beach customers with any questions regarding water quality, water pressure, consumption usage, any concern with water meters, leak detection, utilities inspections and underground utility locating.  

            Water System Overview

Plan Resources -

Please click on the document below for more information:

2020 UWMP Final Draft (Urban Water Management Plan)

2020 WSCP Final Draft (Water Shortage Contingency Plan)

Appendix C - Reduced Delta Reliance Addendum to 2015 UWMP


Water Rates & Charges

In 2023, following a Water Rate Study and a Proposition 218 process and public hearing, the City Council approved Resolution No. 2023-74. The Resolution allows for a series of annual water rate adjustments starting January 1, 2024 through and including January 1, 2028. For more information, please see the Potable and Recycled Water Rates and Charges link below.

For questions or concerns regarding your water service please call 949-644-3011.

Water System Services, Chris Auger  949-644-3019

Water Operations Superintendent, Steffen Catron  949-718-3402