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Utility Agreement – Signing in for Service

Owner or tenant information (list information for all names on lease or deed in order listed above)

First Person listed information:

Second Person listed Information:

Third Person Listed Information:

Fourth Person Listed Information:

Please use this link to email copy of Lease or Deed, along with photo ID's for names listed above. All required supplemental items must be sent to before the application can be processed. Put the property address in the subject line of the email.

Primary Contact Information:

(If Off is marked a field representative will be dispatched to restore services) CUSTOMER STATES THAT HE/SHE HAS READ ALL THE BELOW PROVISIONS AND AGREES TO THE SAME. (If submitting online, typed name is acceptable in lieu of signature)

The signer, hereinafter referred to as CUSTOMER, herewith applies to The City of Yuba City, hereafter referred to as CITY, for water and sewer service, hereafter referred as utility services. In consideration of the acceptance of this application by the CITY, the CUSTOMER agrees to the following:

  1. CUSTOMER agrees to pay for such services in accordance with the rules and regulations and at the applicable rates for such service now in effect or as the same shall lawfully be amended from time to time.
  2. CUSTOMER agrees to be bound by the rules, regulations, or ordinances enacted or adopted by the governing body applicable to the CITY’S utility system.  Including:
    • Sec. 6-6.08. General use regulations
      • Responsibility for equipment. The customer shall, at his own risk and expense, furnish,    install, and keep in good and safe condition all equipment which may be required for receiving, controlling, applying, and utilizing water. The City shall not be responsible for damages to property caused by faucets, valves, and other equipment which is open when water is turned on at the meter, either originally or when turned on after a temporary shutdown.
    • (§ 2, Ord. 703, eff. July 1, 1975; § 2, Ord. 003-11, eff. August 18, 2011)
    • Sec. 6-6.05. Application for regular water service.
      • Payment for previous service. An applicant shall not be honored unless payment in full has been made for water services previously rendered to the applicant by the City.
  3. It is understood that the CITY may, but need not, apply the advanced payment upon bills due for prior services and that the right of the CITY to shut off service as above provided shall exist even though the advanced payment has not been applied to the payment of past due bills for services. Charges and unpaid accounts shall be considered delinquent notwithstanding the existence of the advanced payment and the CUSTOMER shall not have the right to compel the CITY to apply the advanced payment to any account to avoid delinquency.
  4. If CUSTOMER fails to pay the charges due for utility services furnished by the CITY within thirty (30) days of the due date, the Finance Director shall give CUSTOMER notice in writing of intent to discontinue water service to the premises of CUSTOMER unless the amount due is paid in full within five (5) days of the date of said notice. Utility service shall not be restored until all delinquencies and reconnecting fees are paid in full. Any utility account being delinquent shall be subject to a 10 dollar delinquency charge.
  5. CUSTOMER agrees to notify the CITY at least one week in advance of planned termination of service.
  6. CUSTOMER warrants that he/she has the authority to sign this agreement and to grant permissions to enter premises to the CITY.
  7. CUSTOMER agrees that he/she will make certain that the meters and equipment are readily accessible to the CITY and that there are no barriers or animals which would prevent reasonable access thereto.
  8. CUSTOMER agrees to pay any damage to the meters of the equipment excepting normal wear.
  9. CUSTOMER agrees that the CITY shall have the right to institute collection proceedings by all means available to it, including suit in a court of proper jurisdiction. The CUSTOMER further agrees to pay all costs of collection including court costs and attorney’s fees.
  10. Any notices which are to be given to CUSTOMER shall be mailed to CUSTOMER at the address listed under Mailing Address.

111510.CUSTOMER agrees to notify the CITY when any change of ownership occurs or if there is a change in a rental property. Failure to do so will result in the CUSTOMER being responsible for the bill until such information is given.

The City of Yuba City’ full Municipal Code can be found on our website

On completion of this form you will be directed to our Auto Pay Authorization form, a convenient way to pay your utility bill.