Viability Toolkit

RIA has developed a toolkit to help utilities make improvements that will lead to long-term viability. A utility self-assessment is provided to help you with a quick analysis of your system. There are also links to other helpful resources to assist with efforts to make improvements.


Tools and resources utilities can use to assess their own system, from finances to infrastructure


Resources covering a wide variety of subjects related to the technical and managerial capacity of utility systems


Tools that support healthy financial planning


Agencies and programs that provide funding for qualifying water and wastewater projects

Viability Survey Overview

Learn more about the SC Rural Infrastructure's Viability Survey.

Viability Survey Spreadsheet Instructions

Review the instructions and download the Viability Survey spread sheet.

Viability Technical Assistance

Connect with organizations that can provide one-on-one assistance.