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The 2014 City of Solvang Consumer Confidence Report (Water Quality) is now available and can be viewed online! Este reporte contiene las instrucciones mas recientes para obetener informacion importante sobre su agua potable.  Traducir, o hablar con alguien que lo entienda.

If you would like a paper copy, or to speak to someone about the report, please contact the City at 805-688-5575. 


The Public Works Department (Water Division) is implementing a new Toilet Rebate Program.  As part of the City of Solvang, Water Conservation Project, City water residential and commercial customers (except Hotels/Motels) may be eligible to receive a 60% rebate, up to $120 through the City’s Ultra Low Flow Toilet (ULFT) Rebate Program.  The City’s ULFT Rebate Program will begin July 1, 2015, is offered on a first-come first-served basis, and is effective until funding is exhausted or by June 30, 2016. 

Please see the Toilet Rebate Program form.


Stop flushing money down the toilet and start conserving water today! 



Water System Master Plan 

Water System Master Plan EIR




Public Service Announcements

City of Solvang ADA Coordinator

Sandra Featherson


Water and Sewer Service


Now Available!  Pay Your Utility Bill Online!


Click Here: to be taken to our new payment site.


  • Customers can see payment and usage history.
  • A $1.25 processing fee will be assessed by Municipal Payments Online.  


Water Conservation

WaterWise in Santa Barbara County



2014 City of Solvang Consumer Confidence Report

(Este informe contiene informacion muy importante sobre su agua potable.  Traduzcalo o hable con alguien que lo entienda bien.)



Utility Rates and Bill Information




Water and Sewer Applications and Information


TENANTS:  To apply for water service, please fill out the water/sewer service application form, which can be downloaded here.


PROPERTY OWNERS/LANDLORDS:  If you are a Property Owner, please complete the Property Owner's Agreement, which can be downloaded here.


If you are a landlord and you would like to provide water service to your tenant, you will also need to fill out the Property Owner's Agreement for Water/Sewer Service for Rental Property,  which can be downloaded here.


Water/Sewer Rates

Click here to see current rates


City Billing and Customer Service Hours:
Monday – Thursday:  8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Friday:  8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.


For Water/ Sewer Inquiries:
City of Solvang: (805) 688-5575



Billing schedule


10th day of each month:
•    Bank drafting for previous billing period. This applies to all accounts that have signed up for bank drafting.

20th day of each month:
•    Water department will start reading the meters.  Meter reading takes about 3 days.

25th day of each month:
•    Final date to accept water payments. After the 25th the water payments are late and will be charged a penalty.
26th day of the month: or first business day after the 25th:
•    Delinquent or Shut Off Notices are sent out. Penalties are placed on delinquent accounts.

27th to 28TH day of each month:
•    Final Payments are posted for the month.
•    Bills are calculated and printed
30th or 31st day of each month:
•   Bills are mailed to customer, and due on presentment, but no later than the 25th of the month.


Here is a link to a  sample utility bill and an explanation of how to read the bill.


Location for walk in service and payments:

City Hall

City of Solvang
1644 Oak Street

Solvang, CA  93463

Drop Box for after hours payments located in the alley way between City hall and the Parking lot.


Payment Options


1) Pay Online!  Click Here to be taken to our new payment site.  A $1.25 processing fee will be assessed by Municipal Payments Online.


2) Automatic bank drafting – the City initiates the transaction and the amount owed for the current bill will be deducted from your bank account on the 10th of the month.


3) Bank Online Bill Pay – if your bank offers this feature, you can initiate the electronic payment of your bill to the City.  You determine the timing and amount of how much to pay.  This is set up through your own bank and their online web system.   We recommend you allow 7-10 days for the payment to arrive from the bank.  Please include your utility billing account number on the payment request.


4) Cash, Check or Credit Card – we do accept credit cards at the counter or over the phone.  There is a 2.25% Surcharge.



Mail payments to:

City of Solvang    
1644 Oak Street
Solvang, CA 93463
Water Emergency Call:

Weekends and Holidays    

Forms and Applications for Water Accounts:
Mail all applications or turn in to:


City of Solvang
1644 Oak St.
Solvang, CA 93463







Utility Bill Customers - Pay Your Bill Online!


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The City of Solvang FY 2015-16 Adopted Budget is Now Available

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Register for Reverse  911 click here





City of Solvang Fee Schedule

(Listing of Fees, Charges, and Fines) 




Solvang's Emergency Management Plan

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Click here to view current Form 806


The City Council Members are elected officers identified in Government Code Section 87200 and file statements of economic interests with the City Clerk's office.  Copies of the statements of economic interests filed by the above elected officers may be obtained by visiting the offices of the Fair Political Practices Commission (FPPC) or the City Clerk.  The physical address of the FPPC is 428 J Street, Suite 620, Sacramento, California 95814.  The physical address of the City Clerk's office is 1644 Oak Street, Solvang, California 93463.  The statements of economic interests for some state and local government agency elected officers may be available in electronic format on the FPPC's website at