Lincoln City Water
The Lincoln Water Department provides water for about 277,348 residents living in the Lincoln area. Established in 1792, the Lincoln Water Department collects water from surface water, the Schooner Creek, located southeast of the city.
Lincoln Drinking Water Quality
Consumer Confidence Water Quality Reports
Under the authority of the Safe Drinking Water Act, the EPA requires Lincoln City Water 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 Lincoln main water system here:
Contact Lincoln City Water Customer Service
Have a Question, Issue or Comment?
Main Customer Service
541-996-1211 (Mon–Fri, 8:00 AM–5:00 PM)
Emergency (24 hours - broken water main or pipeline, etc.)
Pay Your Lincoln Water Department Bill
Already have an account?
If you already have an account, you just need to login to the Lincoln Water Department site. Lincoln Water Department 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 Lincoln Water Department 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 Water Service
Starting Your Service
When you move to a new home in Lincoln, you'll most likely already have running water, but you'll still need to set up water service with the Lincoln Water Department. Luckily, 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 Lincoln, you'll need to stop your water service with the Lincoln Water Department, so you don't keep getting billed. Simply fill out the following online form. Stopping service normally takes just two business days.