Effective January 1st, 2016 all Water/Sewer bill payments must be received by the due date. We will no longer accept the postmark date as the received/on-time date. Late penalties will be assessed on all bill payments not received by the tax department by 4:30 p.m. on the due date.
Water/Sewer payments can be mailed to:Town of BethlehemP.O. Box 10596Albany, NY 12201-5596
A drop box is available for tax and water payments. The drop box is located by the recycling bin in the Town Hall parking lot, across from the building, near the playground. Payments can be deposited in this secure drop box 24 hours a day, but please read and follow these guidelines:
- Absolutely no cash payments will be accepted.
- The box will be emptied at approximately 4:30 p.m. each business day.
- Any payments placed in the box after 4:30 p.m. on a due date will be subject to applicable penalties.
- Payments should be placed in an envelope. Please put your property location or account number on your check.
Bank Draft Enrollment
If you want to use auto-pay for your next payment, you need to enroll before the bills are generated. When you sign up, a system test is performed to verify your account information. If you opt to sign up when you are paying your next bill, don't forget to include your payment with the enrollment form as the auto-pay service becomes effective for the next billing cycle.
To sign up for our automatic payment option, complete the form printed on the reverse side of your bill or download the Automatic Payment Authorization form.