Application for Water and Sewer Service

The Spotsylvania County Utilities department provides water and sewer services in the primary settlement district of Spotsylvania County, Virginia.

Start or Stop Water and/or Sewer Services:

A written application is required for any water/sewer* service to be initiated at a property address.  Service cannot be set up via telephone.  Please note:  It generally takes one (1) business day (and in some circumstances longer) to process applications for water and sewer services.  Starting or stopping services takes place during normal business hours, 8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday-Friday only.  

Please find the application by clicking on the link below. 

Application for Water and Sewer Service

9/19/18 Special Notice:  E-Mail Services for Spotsylvania County are not functional at this time.  To apply for water and sewer services, please fax applications to 540-898-3674 or stop by our office at 600 Hudgins Road, Fredericksburg, VA  22408 until further notice.  
Please note the fax number on the application is an E-Fax number and has been affected by this outage.  Should you have any questions, please contact 540-507-7300, option 1.   
We apologize for the inconvenience.  

9/20/18 E-mail Outage Update:  E-Mail services for Spotsylvania County remain unavailable.  Should you wish to e-mail the Application for Water and Sewer Services, we have created a Gmail account for this purpose.  Please e-mail to  Thank you for your patience.

Services can be obtained in the property owners' names; or, if the property is being leased, services can be obtained in the tenants' names.  Please note all persons listed as property owners or as tenants must complete and sign the water/sewer application.  

The applicants will need to provide the following information:

  1. Completed and signed application.
  2. If leasing the property, provide a copy of the current lease.  It is required that the water/sewer applicants' names be listed on the lease agreement as tenants and the signatures of all the tenants as well as the landlord/leasing agent be on the copy provided.  In addition, the lease should indicate that the tenants are responsible for the water/sewer utility services.  

Applications for water/sewer service are accepted in person, or via mail, e-mail or facsimile transmission.  Generally, it takes one business day for services to be set-up; however, it can take longer if all requirements are not met.  

In person between 8:00am - 4:30pm:
Spotsylvania County Utilities
Customer Services Division 
600 Hudgins Road
Fredericksburg, VA 22408

Via Fax:  (540) 582-7671

Via E-Mail:

Via Mail:  
Spotsylvania County Utilities
Attn:  Customer Service
600 Hudgins Road
Fredericksburg, VA  22408

Please allow sufficient time for your documents to reach our facility and give us a call at (540) 507-7300, option #1, to verify that the information has been received and your service order has been scheduled.  Please allow at least one business day for your application to be processed.  Starting or stopping services takes place during normal business hours, 8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday-Friday only.  

* Attention property owners and renters:  All residential or commercial properties that are serviced only by sanitary sewer service (no water service available in location) will maintain an account in the owner's name.  Spotsylvania County Utilities will not establish a "sewer-only account" in the name of a leasee/tenant.