Make a payment anytime and enjoy immediate payment posting when you make a Quick Payment by phone or online. 

One-time Quick Payments will post to your utility account on the same day. For each Quick Payment, you will receive a confirmation number for your records.

A transaction fee is assessed for each Quick Payment. Quick Payments post to your utility account the same day.

Quick Payment Transaction Fee and Limit Changes – Effective March 1, 2022
Payment Method Residential Commercial
Convenience Fee $2.79 $8.95
One-Time Limit $400.00 $400.00
Recurring Limit $1,000.00 $1,000.00 

Types of Quick Payments Accepted

Quick Payments are processed by Paymentus - our secure, third-party payment processor. When you make a quick payment, you are leaving the City of Austin website.

Quick Payment lets you pay your utility bill with:

  • ATM/debit cards
  • Electronic checks
  • Discover
  • MasterCard
  • Visa
  • Paypal
  • Paypal Credit
  • Venmo
  • Amazon Pay

Required Information

You'll need to supply:

  • City of Austin account number, including any leading zeroes.
  • Credit card or ATM/debit card number and expiration date.
  • ZIP code where the credit or debit card statement is mailed for payment.
  • ZIP code for your service address.
  • Routing number and checking account number if paying by check.
  • Payment amount.

A return item charge will be assessed if payment is rejected.

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Quick Payment

Pay quickly and securely online with Paymentus. Multiple payment methods accepted. Transaction fees apply.

Make a Quick Payment
Date last reviewed or modified: 3/1/21