The Payment Center is responsible for the receipting and posting of various customer payments such as water, parking tickets, parking rental, and solid waste. We maintain the EasyPay/Bank Draft program and the returned check program. Check the chart below for detailed information on the type of payment you want to make.
For frequently asked questions (FAQs), please refer to the links to the left. If you have concerns, ideas, or questions not answered there, please contact us.
We are located on the first floor of our downtown Columbia office at 1136 Washington Street (also known as 1339 Main Street). For information on your water account please call Customer Care at 803-545-3300. The Payment Center can be contacted by phone at 803-545-3361 or by fax at 803-733-8237.
We also have a Satellite Payment Center which is located at 3905 Ensor Avenue. We can be contacted by phone at this location at 803-733-8453. The hours of operation for both locations are Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
SEE BELOW FOR DETAILED PAYMENT INFORMATION
|BILLS||ON LINE||WALK IN||MAIL IN||PHONE PYMTS||BANK DRAFTS||DROP BOX||DRIVE THRU|
|Monthly Parking Space Rental||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Solid Waste - Residential & Commercial Garbage Collection,Yard Trash, Recyclables||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Water, Sewer & Stormwater||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|TICKETS||ON LINE||WALK IN||MAIL IN||PHONE PYMTS||BANK DRAFTS||DROP BOX||DRIVE THRU|
|FINES||ON LINE||WALK IN||MAIL IN||PHONE PYMTS||BANK DRAFTS||DROP BOX||DRIVE THRU|
|Uniform Ordinance Payments (Fines for Ordinance Violations)||Yes|
|FEES||ON LINE||WALK IN||MAIL IN||PHONE PYMTS||BANK DRAFTS||DROP BOX||DRIVE THRU|
|Drew Wellness Membership||Yes|
|Park Facility Rentals||Yes|
|Park & Recreation Activity Fees||Yes|
|Parking - SmartCards||Yes|
|Parking - Tokens||Yes|
|Tourism & Development Fee||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Water Meter, Sewer Tap & Hydrant Fees||Yes|
|LICENSES||ON LINE||WALK IN||MAIL IN||PHONE PYMTS||BANK DRAFTS||DROP BOX||DRIVE THRU|
|Business License - New||Yes|
|Business License - Renewal||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|PERMITS||ON LINE||WALK IN||MAIL IN||PHONE PYMTS||BANK DRAFTS||DROP BOX||DRIVE THRU|
|Buskers - Street Performers Permit||Yes|
|Garage Sale Permit||Yes|
|Loading Zone Permits||Yes|
|Residential Parking Permits||Yes|
|Valet Parking Permits||Yes|
|MAIN AND WASHINGTON LOCATION||SATELLITE OFFICE - 3905 ENSOR AVENUE|