The Ministry of regional development explained that prior to the conclusion of new agreements consumers have to pay for the services of heat and water on existing contracts.
Enterprise heat, water and sanitation are not yet able to apply the new Methods of distribution among consumers, volumes consumed in the building utilities. About it reports a press-service of the Ministry of regional development, construction and housing and communal services, informs Rus.Media.
“The company is now heat, water and drainage are unable to apply the new Methods of distribution among consumers, volumes consumed in the building of public services and to carry out any additional charges, citing a new Methodology”, – stated in the message.
The Ministry noted that prior to the conclusion of new agreements consumers have to pay for services on existing contracts.
“The technique can be applied only after the conclusion consumers new contracts with the performers of utility services (according to the requirements of the new law No. 2189). By the time of accrual of the population for utilities services shall be governed by contracts and rules. That is, heat and water supplying enterprises can not distribute water supplies according to the new Methodology. This is a direct violation of the terms of existing contracts with consumers”, – explained in Department.
The press service reminds that the new Method establishes in the house of the allocation of volumes of consumption of utilities: supply of heat energy, hot water supply, centralized water supply. The methodology was developed by the Ministry of regional development on the implementation of the law of Ukraine “On commercial accounting of heat energy and water” and the new law No. 2189 “On housing and communal services”, which shall enter into force on 1 may 2019.