Macon Water Authority
The Macon Water Authority (MWA) provides water for about 130,024 residents living in the City of Macon and Bibb County areas. Established in 1880, the Macon Water Authority collects surface water through its Javors Lucas Lake, the Authority’s drinking water reservoir, supplemented by permitted withdrawal from the Ocmulgee River and seasonal rainfall.
Macon City Drinking Water Quality
Consumer Confidence Water Quality Reports
Under the authority of the Safe Drinking Water Act, the EPA requires Macon Water Authority 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 Macon City main water system here:
Contact Macon Water Authority Customer Service
Have a Question, Issue or Comment?
Main Customer Service
478-464-5600 (Mon–Fri, 8:00 AM–5:30 PM)
Emergency (24 hours - broken water main or pipeline, etc.)
Pay Your Macon Water Authority (MWA) Bill
Already have an account?
If you already have an account, you just need to login to the Macon Water Authority (MWA) site. Macon Water Authority (MWA) 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 Macon Water Authority (MWA) 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 Macon City, you'll most likely already have running water, but you'll still need to set up water service with the Macon Water Authority (MWA). 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 Macon City, you'll need to stop your water service with the Macon Water Authority (MWA), so you don't keep getting billed. Simply fill out the following online form. Stopping service normally takes just two business days.