Sign Up for Service

To establish water and sanitation service in the City of Big Spring, applicants must apply in person at The City of Big Spring Water Office located in the Polly Mays Annex at:
501 Runnels
Big Spring, TX 79720

Office hours are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Applicants must be 18 years of age or older, present a valid photo ID, and present a valid lease agreement or proof of purchase for the service address.

Deposits


  • Commercial: $75
  • Residential Service: $50
Deposits must be paid at the time of application. There is a $7.50 service activation fee that will be applied to the first month's bill.

Charges for Water Rates


All persons supplied with water by the City of Big spring, unless other wise stipulated under separate contract, will be billed for water service, inside city limits, at the following monthly rates:
Meter Size Base Rate
5/8 inches $30
1 inch
$35
2 inches $40
3 inches $90
4 inches $115
6 inches $165
8 inches $215
10 inches $265
12 inches $315

Usage Rate


Residential, Inside City Limits Per 1,000 Gallons Used
0-2,000 gallons $1.50
3,000-10,000 gallons $3.75
11,000-20,000 gallons $4.50
21,000-50,000 gallons $4.75
Over 50,000 gallons $5

Commercial, Inside City Limits Per 1,000 Gallons Used
0-50,000 gallons $3.75
51,000-100,00 gallons $4.20
>100,000 gallons $4.50

Sewer Service


Residential


  • Base Rate: $13 per month
  • Sewer Rate (90% per 1,000 gallons used): $1.50

Commercial


  • Base Rate: $20 per month
  • Sewer Rate (90% per 1,000 gallons used): $2

Other Services / Fees


  • Sanitation Service: $19.10/month (residential base rate)
    Note: Commercial Rates are based on container size and frequency of collection
  • Environmental Fee: $1.25/month
    This fee is applied to all accounts that have sanitation service
  • Transfer Fee: $15
    Transfer service requests must be submitted, in person, to the Water Billing Office