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HUNTER WATER REFUNDS INCORRECTLY CHARGED CUSTOMERS

Hunter Water has been forced to refund thousands of land owners after incorrectly charging them over a five year period.

Owners of vacant land were charged sewerage related fees that didn’t apply to their properties.

A total of $1.4-million will be refunded with the average owner receiving $79 per property.

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About Georgia Maher

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After studying a BA in Communication and Journalism at UTS, Georgia moved into health and aged care reporting for three years. She also studied broadcast journalism at California State University, Sacramento and The Australian, Film, Television and Radio School in Sydney. An interest in social business took her to India to direct a series of micro documentaries.

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