Many Ways to Pay Your Bill

For online payments, the  following web browsers are recommended: Chrome, Edge (New Chromium version), Safari, Firefox

If you need assistance with the new website, please contact Customer Services at (858) 668-4401, and we will be happy to assist you!

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First Time Users

  • Select New User - Register Now 
  • Fill out all required information
  • You will receive a activation email
  • Click on link in email to activate your account.
  • Registration Instructions
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Login to your Online Account

  • Go paperless
  • View consumption history and graphs
  • View payments and billing statements on a real-time basis
  • Access information for multiple accounts
  • Automatic payments by eCheck
  • One-time debit and credit card online payments (a transaction fee will apply).
  • Request to start, stop or transfer service.
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Quick Pay Option

  • Pay your bill one-time without creating an Online Account
  1. AutomAtic Payments

Automatic Payments by eCheck

  • Login to your Utility Account.  You may need to Register if it is your first time using the site.
  • Click on AutoPay in the left hand column
  • Agree to terms and conditions and click Continue to Payment Provider
  • Enter your banking information
  • Confirm your AutoPay setup

There is no cost to you to pay your water/sewer bill via direct withdrawal from your checking or savings account.

Pay By Phone

Use our automated phone system to pay using your credit/debit card or eCheck. This option is available 24/7.  Payments by credit/debit card are limited to $400 per transaction and a $4.95 service fee will apply for each transaction. Multiple payments by credit/debit card will be required for bills over $400. There is no service fee or transaction limit for eCheck payments.

Please call (858) 248-4291 and follow the prompts to make a payment.

Mail Payment

Mail your payment to the address below. Please write your account number on your check. Please allow 5 business days for delivery.

City of Poway
PO Box 51097
Los Angeles, CA 90051-5397

Drop Box

A drive-up payment drop box is located in the City Hall parking lot.  Customers are advised not to place cash in the drop box. Payments placed in the drop box are picked up weekday mornings during City Hall’s regular business hours at 8:00am- payments placed in the drop box after 8:00am will not be picked up or processed until the following business day.  This method is not recommended for customers at risk for a disconnection in service.


As of 3/24/2020, the city is unable to accept payments in person at this time. The safety and well-being of our customers and staff remain our foremost priority.

Payments can be mailed to our PO Box, brought to our drop box at City Hall, paid online at the link below, or by calling (858) 248-4291 to pay by debit/credit card. Please see below for more details and fees for debit/credit card transactions.

You can pay your water/sewer utility bill at the Customer Services counter at City Hall during normal business hours. We accept cash, money orders and checks only. We cannot accept debit or credit card payments at the counter. You may use our online payment system for debit or credit card payments (a transaction fee will apply).