City Hall
102 East Liberty St.
P.O. Box 9
Washington, GA 30673

(706) 678-3277




Business Services


Economic Development





The City of Washington provides water, electricity, and sewer service for the city.

Utility Information

To sign up for utilities, bring the following items to the city hall business office at 102 E. Liberty Street.

  • Drivers License
  • Lease Agreement or Proof of Ownership
  • Social Security Card or Tax ID (businesses only)

Questions? Contact Bertrina Ivey or Patricia Mills at 706-678-3277 (x211 or x210)

What is included in your Bill?

  • Electric
  • Water
  • Garbage
  • Security Light
  • Sewer
  • Yard Waste

You can now pay your bill online for free! The City of Washington has waived the online payment fee, so enjoy the convenience of paying your bill from home or office at no additional cost.

Utilities Disconnection Policies & Fees

  • 1st of the month: Utility bills are mailed. Due on the 15th
  • 15th of the month: Utility payment is due.
  • 16th of the month: Account is delinquent if the balance is unpaid by this date. Late fee is calculated at 7% of unpaid balance. For example, if original balance is $100, then the new balance is $107.
  • 21st of the month: Last day to avoid disconnection for non-payment. Customer must pay full balance including late fee.
  • 22nd of the month: Service disconnection begins. If balance remains unpaid as of the 22nd, the customer must pay a reconnect fee PLUS an additional security deposit. See Water, Sewer & Electric Policies for full details.

Rate Information

Water & Sewer Rates

Refunds may be granted up to 30 days from payment. Customers will be asked to provide a valid reason for claiming a refund. There must be a satisfactory explanation as to why a refund is merited. Refunds will not be granted to customers who still owe the City of Washington on outstanding bills. If a refund is granted by the City of Washington, the account on which the original payment was made will be charged back for that amount paid. That balance will be subject to penalties and interest if not paid by the due date. A refund can only be credited to the original account from which the payment was made. If an account is closed, then no refund can be granted. The determination that the criteria have been met to issue a refund to a customer is at the sole discretion of the City of Washington.

For more information, please call 706-678-3277 to speak with an account specialist.

Privacy Policy

Protecting your privacy is important to us. To assure you of our commitment to protecting your privacy, the following statement discloses the information gathering and dissemination practices for

All information acquired through orders are kept confidential and will not be disclosed to third parties except as may be required by law. If you communicate with City of Washington via email, your email address, and any information you provide voluntarily, will be kept confidential and not shared with third parties.

Personal information that can identify you, such as name and address, is collected only when voluntarily offered and solely for purposes that are clearly identified. Personal information is used to contact you when necessary, and you may opt-out of receiving future mailings.

You may be requested to provide demographic and profile data during your visit to a City of Washington site. Your compliance with this type of request is strictly voluntary. If you choose to provide this information, it will be used to tailor your experience at the sites, showing you content that you might be interested in, and displaying the content according to your preferences.

City of Washington has technological and operational security functions in place to protect personally identifiable information from loss, misuses, alteration, or destruction. Only authorized employees have access to the data you provide, and that access is limited by need.

This site contains links to other sites. City of Washington is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such websites.

This Privacy Policy may be updated or modified at any time without notice, so you are urged to revisit this policy periodically.