Applying for Service

Visit our office at 201 West Water Street to apply for utility service. We require a 24-hour notice to start or stop service. 

Note: All residents over the age of 18 must present the following documentation in our office:


  • One business day to start or stop service.
  • Valid picture I.D.    
  • Valid Social Security Card.    
  • Billing address information.    
  • Phone number where you can be contacted.
  • Name of owner or landlord.
  • Start date of when you need utility services.

If you do not own the property at which you wish to apply for service, you may do one of the following:


  • Electric Service Deposit    $150.00
  • Water Service Deposit    $40.00
  • Provide a guarantor for your account. 
    • Guarantor must: have current utility service with the City of Piqua, own their property by deed, and have an acceptable credit record with us.
  • Provide an Acceptable Letter of Credit from your previous utility company.

Commercial & Industrial

Provide one month’s estimated billing in cash or a Letter of Credit from your banking institution for electric and water services. Contact our office for more information.

For more information about applying for the City of Piqua utility service contact:

City of Piqua
Utility Business Office
201 W Water Street
Piqua OH 45356
Phone: 937-778-2000