Bethany Beach has multiple water providers: Bethany Bay Water Department, Artesian Water Company - South Bethany, Sussex Shores Water Company, and Bethany Beach Water, view all. This page provides information about Bethany Beach Water.

Bethany Beach Water Department supplies water to about 12,000 residents living in the Bethany Beach area of Sussex County. Bethany Beach Water Department collects water from wells that draw water from Manokin and Ocean City Aquifers. The water treatment includes aeration, coagulation, flocculation, sedimentation, filtration, disinfection, and fluoridation.

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Bethany Beach Drinking Water Quality

Consumer Confidence Water Quality Reports

Under the authority of the Safe Drinking Water Act, the EPA requires Bethany Beach Water to assess local water quality each year and distribute a Consumer Confidence Water Quality Report. At WaterZen, we review these reports and make the information available, in a concise, straightforward, and easy-to-understand way. You can find CCR report on the Bethany Beach Water website.

Contact Bethany Beach Water Customer Service

Have a Question, Issue or Comment?

Main Customer Service

Physical Address:
Bethany Town Office
P.O. Box 109
Bethany Beach, Delaware 19930


Emergency (24 hours - broken water main or pipeline, etc.)

Pay Your Bethany Beach Water Bill

Already have an account?

If you already have an account, you just need to login to the Bethany Beach Water site. Bethany Beach Water accepts credit cards, debit, and direct deposit. Click here to login.

How to Start Bethany Beach Water Service

Starting Your Service

When you move to a new home in Bethany Beach, you'll most likely already have running water, but you'll still need to set up water service with the Bethany Beach Water. Luckily, Bethany Beach has made it pretty simple with the following online form. Starting service generally takes just two business days.

Click here to fill out a Start Service Form.

Stopping Your Service

When you move out of a home in Bethany Beach, you'll need to stop your water service with the Bethany Beach Water, so you don't keep getting billed. Simply fill out the following online form. Stopping service normally takes just two business days.

Click here to fill out a Stop Service Form.