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Apply for New Service 

Welcome to the City of Baytown!  It is our pleasure to assist you with your water service needs.  In order to establish new service you will need to provide the following upon making application for service:  application for service, water/sewer deposit contract,  proof of property ownership or a lease agreement, a valid driver's license and a deposit. 

Proof of ownership must be one of the following, depending on if you're a renter or property owner:

           Property Owner                                                                                               Renter/Tenant:

           Bill of Sale                                                                                                                Lease Agreement
           Settlement Statement                                                                                     UB Form signed by landlord
           Title Transfer
Warranty Deed
           Closing Disclosure

Deposits are mandatory to establish a new account.  If the property owner provides all the required documentation with required signatures, the deposit is $50.00.  Renter/Tenant deposit is $200.00.  If the property owner does not have all required documentation with signatures they will be assessed the Renter/Tenant deposit of $200.00 until all documentation with signatures is submitted. 

Deposits can be made by cash, check, money order, or credit card with proper identification.

Applications and other forms are available below and in our office.  Once completed you can bring them to our office or fax them to 281-420-6514.  Proper identification must be submitted with service request.

Residential Application Form PDF (37k) Doc (133k)
Residential Application Form (Español) PDF (54k) Doc (133k)
Commercial Service Application Form PDF (210k) Doc (131k)
Confidentiality of Personal Information Form PDF (42k) Doc (52k)
Senior Citizen Garbage Discount Form PDF (33k) Doc (49k)
Occupancy Report Form PDF (36k) Doc (58k)
Water Sewer Deposit Contract PDF (23k) Doc (40k)
Fire Hydrant Meter Rental PDF (16k) Doc (29k)
Automatic Payment Plan Application PDF (152k) Doc (97k)


The City of Baytown provides next day service for water connection.

Deposit and Utility Service Fees

New Service Connection Fee


New Service Deposit:






Transfer Service


Delinquent Fee


Returned Check/ACH


Broken Lock/Device


Pulled Meter


Reread/Trip Charge


Pull Straight Line Fee



 To view the water & sewer rates, click here.  If you have any questions, please contact our office at (281) 420-6515.