Harford County Public Works
The Harford County Public Works through its Division of Water & Sewer, provides water for about 130,000 residents living in the Bel Air, Harford County area. Established in 1956 as the Harford County Metropolitan Commission, the Harford County Public Works collects supply from three water treatment plants fed by Loch Raven Reservoir, Susquehanna River, and ground water from seven city-owned wells.
Bel Air Drinking Water Quality
Consumer Confidence Water Quality Reports
Under the authority of the Safe Drinking Water Act, the EPA requires Harford County Public Works to assess local water quality each year and distribute a Consumer Confidence Water Quality Report.
The information in this report includes the source of your water, whether your water meets EPA standards, detailed tables of detected contaminants, detailed descriptions of those contaminants, possible reasons why they're present, and potential health effects (if any).
Read the Consumer Confidence Report for Bel Air main water system here:
Contact Harford County Public Works Customer Service
Have a Question, Issue or Comment?
Main Customer Service
410-638-3300 (Mon–Fri, 8:00 AM–5:00 PM)
Emergency (24 hours - broken water main or pipeline, etc.)
Pay Your Harford County Water Bill
Already have an account?
If you already have an account, you just need to login to the Harford County Water site. Harford County Water accepts credit cards, debit, and direct deposit. Click here to login.
Want to create a new account?
You can create a new account on the Harford County Water website. Once you create the account, you can setup payment with credit, debit, or direct deposit. Click here to create an account.
Want to pay without an account?
You can make a one-time payment without creating an account. You will need to have your credit or debit card in order to make the one time payment. Click here to make a one time payment.
How to Start Bel Air City Water Service
Starting Your Service
When you move to a new home in Bel Air, you'll most likely already have running water, but you'll still need to set up water service with the Harford County Water. Luckily, Bel Air City has made it pretty simple with the following online form. Starting service generally takes just two business days.
Stopping Your Service
When you move out of a home in Bel Air, you'll need to stop your water service with the Harford County Water, so you don't keep getting billed. Simply fill out the following online form. Stopping service normally takes just two business days.