The Ministry of construction of the Russian Federation: tariffs for housing and communal services will increase from 1 July 2016

UFA, December 18. /Corr. Nail Shachmaliev/. Tariffs for housing and communal services will be increased from 1 July 2016 to 4% of the national average. This was announced by Deputy Minister of construction and housing and utilities of Russia, the main state housing inspector of the country Andrey Chibis.

“Changing the tariff is charged once a year. The new tariffs will take effect from 1 July 2016, and the total payment for municipal services the average for the country will not exceed 4%,” said Chibis journalists at the all-Russian forum “housing change” in Ufa. “An exception may be only the municipalities where there is a new service where it is invested. But every overcoming government-set indices is possible only with the consent of the local deputies”, – said the Deputy Minister.

On the eve of the Chibis said that subsidies for payment of housing and communal services citizens may obtain if the utility costs exceed 17% of income, up to – 22%. For these purposes spent almost 300 billion rubles of budget funds annually and support is granted to 30 million people.