Financials Archive

A key indicator of success for GLWA has been our strong financial performance, allowing us to earn member partners’ and investors’ trust through financial stability and transparency.


Archive Budget & Financial Plan

As a key part in our mission for transparency, we release our budget and financial plans yearly, which can be downloaded below


Archive Audit Committee Documents

The GLWA’s Audit Committee shall meet at least four (4) times per year, with the Authority’s Chief Financial Officer, Chief Executive Officer and the Authority’s independent public auditors to review the reports related to the financial condition, operations, performance and management of the Authority.




WHOLESALE MEMBER PARTNER CHARGES FY 2021

Annually the Board of Directors establishes member partner charges that align with the budget and financial plan. The charges are approved after a series of engaged member-partner meetings and a public hearing.

WHOLESALE MEMBER PARTNER CHARGES FY 2020

Annually the Board of Directors establishes member partner charges that align with the budget and financial plan. The charges are approved after a series of engaged member-partner meetings and a public hearing.

WHOLESALE MEMBER PARTNER CHARGES FY 2019

Annually the Board of Directors establishes member partner charges that align with the budget and financial plan. The charges are approved after a series of engaged member-partner meetings and a public hearing.



WHOLESALE MEMBER PARTNER CHARGES FY 2017

Annually the Board of Directors establishes member partner charges that align with the budget and financial plan. The charges are approved after a series of engaged member-partner meetings and a public hearing.


WHOLESALE MEMBER PARTNER CHARGES FY 2016

Annually the Board of Directors establishes member partner charges that align with the budget and financial plan. The charges are approved after a series of engaged member-partner meetings and a public hearing.


Archive DWSD Audit Reports

Please note: The archived statements below for December 31, 2015 and prior relate to the City of Detroit Water & Sewerage Department (DWSD). The Great Lakes Water Authority (GLWA) assumed operation of the DWSD’s regional assets on January 1, 2016. DWSD audit reports for periods after December 31, 2015 relate to the DWSD retail operations consistent with the Lease agreements.


Capital Improvement Plan

GLWA’s Capital Improvement Plan (CIP) supports the continuation of major capital asset investments to upgrade the Authority’s aging infrastructure. The five year plan is updated annually to reflect changing system needs, priorities and funding opportunities. Click on Learn More to view our current and historical CIP plans.