Published 01/29/2019 in Water Providers

Salt Lake City Water

Salt Lake City Public Utilities supplies drinking water for nearly 300,000 people living in Salt Lake City and the surrounding communities of Cottonwood Heights, Holladay, Mill Creek, and others. Founded in 1876, making it the oldest retail water provider in the West, SLC Public Utilities collects water from streams running out of the Wasatch Mountains and from local deep wells.

Salt Lake Drinking Water Quality

Consumer Confidence Water Quality Reports

Under the authority of the Safe Drinking Water Act, the EPA requires Salt Lake 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 Salt Lake main water system here:

Contact Salt Lake City Water Customer Service

Have a Question, Issue or Comment?

Main Customer Service
801-483-6900 (Mon–Fri, 8:00 AM–5:00 PM)

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

Pay Your Salt Lake City Water Bill

Already have an account?

If you already have an account, you just need to login to the Salt Lake City Water site. Salt Lake City 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 Salt Lake City 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 Salt Lake Water Service

Starting Your Service

When you move to a new home in Salt Lake, you'll most likely already have running water, but you'll still need to set up water service with the Salt Lake City Water. Luckily, Salt Lake 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 a home in Salt Lake, you'll need to stop your water service with the Salt Lake City 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.


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