Land Development

The Palmdale Water District’s Engineering Department is responsible for establishing any requirements or conditions and any estimates of fees and charges for providing water service to currently unserved properties within the District boundaries.

Although the general overview of fees and requirements are provided, Land Developers are still required to contact the District’s Engineering Department.

Plan Check

To assist individuals planning to install or improve on water systems, Palmdale Water District has compiled a collection of Plan Documents and Example Plans, including standard specifications and criteria, as well as examples of both residential and commercial system improvement plans. View our Plan Check webpage.

Development Fees

Palmdale Water District has assembled a list of the typical fees associated with the new development of land including Capital Improvement Fees, Assessment Parity Charges, Lake Drainage Fees, Plan Check Fees, and more. 

Recycled Water

Coming soon.

Construction Water

The Palmdale Water District provides temporary construction meters for construction water needs such as dust control, grading, pavement, concrete, trenching, etc. Read more about fees and deposits required for construction water.

Standard Specifications

The complete “Palmdale Water District Official Standard Specifications for Water Distribution System Construction” document is available to the public in hard copy and can be purchased at the District’s main office for a fee of $10. You can also download the document from our Standard Specifications pdf. 


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