Dividend Reinvestment Plan

The Middlesex Water Company Investment Plan

A Direct Share Purchase and Sale and Dividend Reinvestment Plan for Middlesex Water Company Common Stock

Q. Does the Company have a Dividend Reinvestment and Common Stock Purchase Plan?

A. Yes. The purpose of the Middlesex Water Company Investment Plan is to promote long-term stock ownership among existing and new investors in Middlesex Water Company by providing a convenient and economical method to purchase shares of the Company’s Common Stock directly and reinvest cash dividends in shares of Common Stock without payment of a brokerage commission.


Q. Who can enroll in the Plan?

A. Current registered shareholders, shareholders holding MSEX stock in "street" name and new investors may enroll in the Plan and should refer to the Prospectus for Plan eligibility and enrollment information.


Q. Does the Company have a Dividend Reinvestment and Common Stock Purchase Plan?

A. Yes. The purpose of the Middlesex Water Company Investment Plan is to promote long-term stock ownership among existing and new investors in Middlesex Water Company by providing a convenient and economical method to purchase shares of the Company’s Common Stock directly and reinvest cash dividends in shares of Common Stock without payment of a brokerage commission.


Q. I am not currently a shareholder. How can I enroll in the Plan?

A. To enroll, you must complete and submit a Direct Share Purchase and Enrollment Form and make an initial investment of at least $500.00. Your initial investment may be greater, but the maximum is $10,000.00. You have a choice of submitting the Enrollment Form which may be obtained from the Plan Agent Shareholder Services website at www.shareholder.broadridge.com/middlesexwater under “Forms” or by calling Customer Service at 1-888-211-0641. You can also utilize the easy to access Broadridge “Buy Stock Direct Plan Wizard” located on the same website by clicking on the “Plan Wizard” link on the left hand side and following the step by step process. The “Buy Stock Direct Plan Wizard” will allow you to provide the required banking information and authorize the Plan Agent to deduct the appropriate funds for your initial share purchase.


Q. How can I obtain a copy of the Prospectus and enrollment form?

A. A copy of the Direct Share Purchase and Sale and Dividend Reinvestment Plan Prospectus is available here for your convenience but is also available by calling the Shareholder Services Dept. at 1-888-211-0641. If you have questions, you may also email shareholder@broadridge.com or visit our Shareholder Services website at http://shareholder.broadridge.com/middlesexwater




Q. What is the schedule of Dividend Dates for the Year 2017? Schedule of 2017 Dividends *

* Subject to approval by the Company's Board of Directors, the schedule of dividend dates is as follows:


COMMON STOCK

Declaration Date Record Date Payment Date Ex. Dividend Date
January 31 February 13 March 1 February 9
April 18 May 12 June 1 May 10
July 25 August 11 September 1 August 9
October 24 November 9 December 1 November 7

PREFERRED STOCK

Declaration Date Record Date Payment Date Ex. Dividend Date
December 20 (2016) January 13 February 1 January 11
March 28 April 13 May 1 April 11
June 14 July 14 August 1 July 12
September 19 October 13 November 1 October 11
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