towerThe 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.

Operations Update


Sunday, 10/1/2017, 9:30 am.  Crews are working on a water line break in the River Run Subdivision.  Customers in this area may experience low water pressure or may be without service.  The repair will take approximately 3 to 4 hours.  We apologize for this inconvenience.  When the water comes back on, please flush each appurtenance for 5 to 10 minutes.  Thank you.

The next cut-off date for accounts with a past due balance is Tuesday, October 10th at 4:00 pm.

Penalties will be added to the September bills on Monday, October 16th.

Proposed ALDI Offsite water alignment updated 7/14/2017

Residential Emeter Policy

Private Water Service Insurance

After Hours Emergency Contact Procedure

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

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