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Pay Water Bill

Water bills are issued every month and must be paid by the due date on the bill.  Failure to do so may result in shut-off of water supply.

Check/Money Order

Mail in the return portion of your bill with a check or money order made payable to:

Water Revenue Bureau
P.O. Box 41496
Philadelphia, PA 19101-1496

Be sure to write for "water bill payment" on your check.

Or pay your bill in person with check or money order at one of the three authorized customer service locations.


You can pay by e-check on-line. You will need your 16 digit water/sewer account number found on your water bill, your bank's nine digit routing number and your savings or checking account number. Click the Pay Water Bill Online button on the left side of this page. The service provider charges a fee of $0.35 for this payment option.

Credit Card

You can pay by credit card on-line or over the phone.  You will need your 16 digit water/sewer account number found on your water bill. Click the Pay Water Bill Online button on the left side of this page to pay on-line or call 1-877-309-3709 to access an interactive voice response system to pay by phone. The service provider charges the following for this payment option:

  • Residential Customers- $3.95 
  • Commercial Customers- $13.95 

Zip Check

You may authorize your bank to electronically transfer payment from your bank account to WRB for your monthly bills on a regular basis. This free service automatically deducts your water bill from your bank account every month. You will receive a billing notification before the money is withdrawn every month so you know how much is being withdrawn.  Please call 215-686-6959 to get a payment authorization form or for any questions regarding Zip Check.

Center City - Water Revenue
Municipal Services Building - Public Services Concourse
1401 JFK Boulevard
(215) 686-6880
8:00 - 5:00pm
Center City - Tax Revenue
Municipal Services Building - Public Services Concourse
1401 J.F.K Boulevard
Real Estate: (215) 686-6442; Other Taxes: (215) 686-6600
8:30am - 5:00pm
North Philadelphia - Tax & Water Revenue
Hope Plaza
22nd & Somerset St.
8:30am - 5:00pm
Northeast Philadelphia - Tax & Water Revenue
Rear of Northeast Shopping Mall
9239 Roosevelt Blvd.
8:30am - 5:00pm

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