Sewer and water are billed together on a quarterly basis. Bills are mailed by the Water Department on or around the 1st of March, June, September and December and are due by the end of that month.
- Pay online anytime, from the comfort of your own home, with an E-Check, Debit, or Credit Card. Click here to get started. MasterCard, Visa, Discover, and American Express are accepted, though a convenience fee will apply.
- Pay in person at the Tax Office at Brewer City Hall (lower level), Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. We take cash and checks. We also now accept credit and debit cards, though a convenience fee will apply.
- Mail a check or money order made payable to “City of Brewer” to: Tax Office – Brewer City Hall, 80 North Main Street, Brewer, ME 04412. Please do not mail cash. Including the remit slip and/or the bill number will help ensure that we post your payment to the appropriate account.
- The Water Department does not accept payment at its offices.
Payments will be applied to the oldest outstanding balance. View the City’s payment policy for more detail.
Sewer: Interest is charged on unpaid sewer balances after the end of the month. Some time four months to one year after a bill’s due date, the City will place a lien on the property associated with unpaid sewer balances.
Water: Unpaid water accounts will receive a shut-off notice if the account remains unpaid after the end of the month. After 90 days, the Water Department will place a lien on the property with unpaid water bills.
Water Rates effective June 1, 2018 (Billed Quarterly)
|901 – 15,000||$3.50||per 100 cubic feet|
|15,001 – 90,000||$2.78||per 100 cubic feet|
|90,001+||$2.17||per 100 cubic feet|
|Size of Meter||Rate|
Sewer Rates effective July 1, 2019 (Billed Quarterly)
|Residential customers||0 – 1,000||$90.50||minimum|
|Non-residential customers||0 – 1,200||$108.60||minimum|
|over min volume||$9.05||per 100ft3|
The City of Brewer is an equal opportunity employer and service provider.