Attention: The Board of Commissioners has passed a resolution extending payment arrangement due to the Covid-19 pandemic. If you have lost your job due to the Covid-19 pandemic or experiencing a hardship and having difficulty paying your water bill, please call our office to make payment arrangements. Office: 206-243-3990
Attention: The Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program is here.  They provide federally funded assistance with customers who have their water/sewer services disconnected or a past due balance on their account. This program is managed by Multi-Services Center if your in need of assistance please contact them at (253) 517-2263 or click here to see income guidelines

Scheduled Meetings

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Location: 12606 1st Ave S.

Burien, WA 98168


Commissioners Meetings

are held on the First and Third Wednesday of Every Month at 10:00 AM


Office Hours

8:00am to 4:30pm Monday - Friday (except holidays) 

Paying your water bill is now quick and easy with electronic payments!

Click 'Pay Now' on the following page to make a single waterbill payment, or save time and register your account to make a payment and save your payment information for the future!

Payments are posted the following business day.

If your meter is locked, call the District  office.

Pay your waterbill online

or call the District Office for other electronic payment methods


In an effort to encourage transparency the Commissioners of Water District #20 would like to bring to your attention an Ordnance from City of Burien that will impact your utility rates by at least 8%. Below is excerpt from the City's ordnance.

Agenda Bill City Council Regular Business Meeting - 05 Oct 2020 - Department Finance Introduction to Ordinance No. 744, Providing for Water and Sewer Utility Taxes Summary: In response to the General Fund Revenue Options presentation on September 10, 2020, the Council directed staff to include the new Water and Sewer Utility Tax in the 2021-2022 Preliminary Budget and to return with an ordinance to impose the 8 percent tax on the utility districts...... The revenues will be deposited into the General Fund and are unrestricted. Staff will explore adding the Water and Sewer Utility Tax to the Utility Relief Program for lowincome households with the utilities and will followup accordingly. Options 1. Adopt Ordinance No. 744 2. Do not adopt Ordinance No. 744 ......

Click here to see the full Agenda Item.

Please direct any questions or comments to the Burien City Council: