If you are moving within the city limits, and have a current account with the City of Elgin, you may transfer your services. Your current account must be paid in full before the transfer can be made. To transfer services you need to appear in person at City Hall utilities department 310 North Main Street with the documentation noted below
A $20.00 transfer fee is paid at the time of transfer.
When submitting an application for New or Transferred Service,
Apply in person to the Utility Billing Department with payment, a photo ID and the applicable documentation listed below:
Lease agreement with name(s) of applicant(s)
Settlement Page from purchase of property
Tax statement showing ownership of property
Utility services will only be connected for the person(s) on the lease agreement or purchase documents for the residence.