Department of Public Works
The DPW is located at 33 Brookside Ave
6 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. first Tuesday after Memorial Day to the Friday before Labor Day
6:30 a.m. to 3:00p.m.
Emergency: 911 or 973-940-5561
Sussex Water\Sewer Department
Water/Sewer Payment Due Dates:
February 1 - 1st Quarter payment
May 1 - 2nd Quarter payment
August 1 - 3rd Quarter payment
November 1 - 4th Quarter payment
Make a Payment
Payment can be made in person (cash, check, or money order) or mail (no cash in mail) to
Sussex Borough Tax/Utility Collections, 2 Main St. Sussex
or paid electronically via WIPP at wipp.edmundsassoc.com/Wipp/?wippid=1921
Note: To pay by ACH or E-check there is a $1.95 convenience fee. To pay by debit card or credit card, it is approximately 2.95% of the total bill.
Water/Sewer Bill Assistance
The State Low Income Household Water Assistance Program (LIHWAP) can help you pay arrears for your water and sewer bills. The program may also be able to help address tax liens due to water and sewer arrears. To get more information and apply, go to waterassistance.nj.gov or call NJ211.
Fees effective 01/01/23
Water fees: $0.0129 per gallon and $181.13 minimum per EDU (equivalent dwelling unit).
Sewer fees: $0.0115 per gallon and $161.96 minimum per EDU.
Transmission fees: $0.0204 per gallon.
2022 Water/Sewer Rate Study
2022 Lead Inventory Report from DEP
2021 Water Quality Report
2020 Water Quality Report
2019 Water Quality Report
2018 Water Quality Report