City of Giddings, Texas 

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Conditions for New Utility Service

Customers wishing to set up new service must come into our office with a Lease Agreement or Settlement Statement for the service address.  The City requires valid identification, such as a current driver's license, passport, Military ID or any State or Government issued ID.  The resident or their designee (18 of age or older) needs to be present for service connection.

All connects, disconnects, and transfers must be made in person at City hall.


Billing Information:

  • Bills are due and payable between the 1st and 10th day of each month.
  • After the 10th all delinquent bills incur a 10% penalty that is added to the bill.
  • If balance due is not paid in full before the 20th the Customer's account will be subject to disconnection

Utility Rates:

Rates are normally established at the beginning of each fiscal year and may be amended or modified at any time during the fiscal year. Water, wastewater, solid waste and night light fees are based on rates set by City Ordinance.

Utility Fees:

  • Residential (Permanent) Deposit: $125.00
  • Commercial (Permanent) Deposit: $250.00
  • Temporary service: $25.00 (non-refundable)
  • Transfer of Service fee: $25.00
  • Connection fee: $25.00
  • Reconnect fee: $30.00                     
  • After-hours Reconnection fee: $50.00
Billing/Account information or to place a work order:
Our office will be happy to assist you with any questions you have concerning your account. If you notice any City related items that are in need of repair or City attention, please call our office to have a work order generated.



The City of Giddings now accepts VISA and MASTERCARD payments in person or by phone.
Call (979) 540-2710

Giddings City Hall 118 East Richmond - Phone (979) 540-2710