Would you like reclaimed water for your home or business?
The City of Orlando is committed to developing its reclaimed water system as a response to projected water supply shortages.
Reclaimed water is:
Can be used for:
Reclaimed water is only available in limited service areas within the City of Orlando.
Check if Your Property is in a Reclaimed Water Service Area
Not all properties within our reclaimed water zones are eligible.
Check Your Reclaimed Water Options
To use reclaimed water instead of the City's potable supply, you will need a plumbing permit to either:
Get a Permit
OUC provides utility services for the City of Orlando and will setup a reclaimed water account for your property.
Keep in mind: The City of Orlando Engineering Standards Manual determines how your meter will be installed. OUC will only sign you up for an account and sell you the meter.
Your contractor will complete installation as per city specifications.
Once your irrigation system and meter are installed, contact us for a final inspection.
Schedule an Inspection
We will contact you within two business days to setup your final inspection.
After the inspection, we'll let you know your results and any other steps to take before using your reclaimed water.
While the city is responsible for maintaining up to the meter to include the meter,(unless the neighborhood is gated), OUC will be reading the residential reclaimed meters for monthly charging.
The City of Orlando will conduct a cross-connection inspection on the irrigation system for residential homes on a bi-annual basis and commercial facilities on an annual basis.
OUC will inspect all back-flow devices annually.