108 Assessment of charges
(1) On the completion of a work constructed under the preceding
section, the Ministerial Corporation may direct the local land board to assess
the charges to be paid by each occupier of land within the district notified
(2) Such charges shall not exceed the yearly value to each occupier of
the direct benefit accruing to the occupier’s land from the construction
of the well and from the supply to the said land of water from the well,
deduction being made for the probable cost of the maintenance of the channels
and works as hereinafter provided.
(3) The total of such charges shall not exceed six per centum of the
cost to the Crown of the construction of the work.
(4) On the petition of persons liable in the aggregate to pay
one-quarter of the total amount of the charges, or at the request of the
Ministerial Corporation, the local land board shall make a fresh assessment of
the charges to be paid.