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An after hours drop box is located at the front entrance of City Hall.
Check or money order only. Do not leave cash.

Property taxes can now be paid online or by phone (convenience fee apply). Click on this link to go to the City of Pontiac online property tax payment site (this link disabled until July 1, 2024)
To pay by phone, call 1 (855) 704-1244

Summer taxes are payable through August 31, 2024 without penalty. Beginning September 1, 2024, a 1% interest and 3% penalty will be added to all unpaid taxes and 1% additional interest will accrue on the first of each month thereafter. We accept partial payments.

Winter taxes are payable December 1, 2024 through February 14, 2025 without penalty. Beginning February 15, 2025, a penalty of 3% will be added to the unpaid taxes. We accept partial payments.
Building Department Payments
Building Department payments for permits, enforcements, certificates or PZE process can be made online. Click here to go to the Building Department Online Payment Service
Code Enforcement
Code enforcement payments for enforcement violations can be made online.  Click here to go to the Building Department Online Payment Service.
Parking Tickets
Parking tickets can be paid through the RMC Pay Website. Click here to go to the payment website.
Water and Sewerage

Water and Sewer Billing Center

2636 Dixie Highway
Waterford, MI 48328

Phone: (248) 858-1110
Fax: (248) 858-8162

Water and Sewer Billing Inquires

24-Hour Water, Sewer and Grinder Pump Emergency Line
Phone: (248) 624-6366

Cash Payment

Our Billing Office is no longer accepting payments of any kind in person.

Our customers can pay their bills using cash at no additional cost using the PayNearMe network.

PayNearMe payment locations include 7-11, CVS Pharmacy, Family Dollar, Walmart and Walgreens. Find a PayNearMe location near you!

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Mobile Payment

Pay using your credit card, eCheck, Google Pay, Apple Pay, PayPal or Venmo! Pay only your bill and no additional fees!!

You can do this one of three ways:

  • Scan the QR Code on the back of your bill and follow the prompts
  • Visit Guest Pay to pay on multiple accounts or without login credentials
  • Access Your Account and pay your bill or manage your account online

Other Ways To Pay

Pre-Authorized: Set up recurring payments from your checking or savings account by completing the Automatic Payments Form online.

By Phone: Call 248-858-1110 select option 1 to pay using our automated system or select option 5 to speak to an agent.

By Mail:
Oakland County Water Resources Commissioner
Billing Services
1 Public Works Dr, 95W
Waterford, MI 48328-1907

All late 2024 summer and/or winter taxes paid AFTER THE DUE DATE must be mailed to: City of Pontiac Treasurer, 47450 Woodward, Pontiac, MI 48342. Payments must be received on or before February 28, 2025. Postmarks will not be honored. BEGINNING MARCH 1, 2024, all unpaid 2023 taxes are to be paid to Andrew E. Meisner, Oakland County Treasurer, 1200 N. Telegraph, Pontiac, Michigan, 48341 with additional penalties. During the month of March, a revised statement from the City Treasurer needs to accompany your remittance to the County Treasurer.

To contact Oakland County Treasurer’s office call (248) 858-0611 or email