Water & Sewer Connection Policies

The City of Fayetteville has policies in place concerning water and sewer service connections to the public utilities systems. These connection policies outline the necessary permitting, tapping procedures, service line connection processes, and other information useful to developers and citizens.

Water Service Line and Connection Policy

The PDF below provides detailed information on the policies and procedures to connect a development to the City of Fayetteville's public water system. This policy contains information on permitting, tapping procedures, water meter adjustments, service line depth and location, access to and visibility of water meters, water pressure, and easements for service lines.

Water Service Line and Connection Policy (PDF Download)


Sewer Service Line and Connection Policy

The PDF below provides detailed information on the policies and procedures to connect a development to the City of Fayetteville's public sewer system. This policy contains information on permitting, tapping procedures, sewer service line crossings, sewer cleanout requirements, illegal discharges into the sewer system, grease control, and easements for service lines.

Sewer Service Line and Connection Policy (PDF Download)


If you have any questions regarding the connection of water or sewer service lines, please contact the Water & Sewer Department at 479-575-8386.