The Dinwiddie County Water Authority (DCWA), created by the Virginia Water and Waste Authorities Act, is a water and sewer authority that provides water and sewer services in Dinwiddie County. DCWA is governed by a five member Board of Directors appointed by the Dinwiddie County Board of Supervisors.

DCWA maintains two water distribution pump stations, 24 wastewater pump stations, 5 elevated water tanks, one wastewater treatment plant, approximately 80 miles of water lines and approximately 65 miles of wastewater collection lines.

Please take a moment and discover the wealth of information available about DCWA. Your comments are encouraged as we strive to better meet our customers’ needs and expectations.


Water Disconnections and Penalties

The next date for scheduled water disconnections will be Tuesday, October 11th, 2022. Customers must have previous balances paid by 4:00 PM on October 11th to avoid cut-off. 

Please be aware that the office will be closed Monday October 10th in observance of Columbus Day. Payments can be dropped in the drop box and will be processed first thing Tuesday Morning.

Penalties will be added to delinquent bills not paid by Monday, October 17th, 2022 at 4:00 PM. Automatic Withdrawal Customers will be drawn on Friday , October 14th, 2022.

Please contact our office to make a payment or to discuss a payment plan. 

2021 Water Quality Reports

The Dinwiddie County Water Authority 2021 Water Quality Reports (WQR) are now available. The reports are available on the [RESOURCES] [FORMS & POLICES] page under the REPORTS section. 

If you have any questions concerning the reports, or if you need a paper copy of the WQR mailed to you, please contact the operations manager at (804)861-0998 ext.112. 


There are no current water restrictions.  Updates will be posted as available.

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