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Pay Your Village Utility Bills & Taxes

How to Pay Your Bills

Residents of the Village of Oxford are required to pay thier water/sewer/garbage bills on a monthly basis, and are also assessed a single village tax on an annual basis. These fees allow the Village government to function and provide the services needed by the community. In an effort to make it easier for our residents to pay thier bills, we offer a variety of ways to make payments.

  • Pay at Village Hall - Customers can drop off payments at the drop box located at Village Hall (22 W. Burdick) on the west side of the Civic Center complex. The drop box in near the exiting driveway. Customers are also encouraged to pay thier bills in person at the Village offices within the Civic Center complex where we accept cash, checks, or credit cards. 
  • Pay via mail - Customers can mail thier water and tax payments to the Village using the following address (22 W. Burdick, P.O. Box 94, Oxford, MI 48371). If choosing to mail your payment to the Village, please include the small stub from your water bill, and a check for the amount you wish to pay. 
  • Pay Online - Both water and Tax bills can be paid online via the following link https://www.govpaynow.com/gps/user/. Please keep in mind that there is a service fee charged by the service provider. For tax payments, you will need to provide your parcel I.D.# or property address and code # (located on your tax statement). When entering your payment information for any Village payment, please use the following Pay Location Codes:

                     7692 - Police Payments               7693 - Building Payments              7694 - Utility Payments                    7705 - Tax Payments 

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the Village offices at (248)-628-2543. 

Additonal Information

Water/Sewer/Garbage Bills

Village Water/Sewer/Garbage bills are calculated at the end of each month, and mailed out to each customer during the first week of each month.

Water service in the Village is charged at $3.96 per 1,000 gallons used, and sewer is charged at a rate of $1.75 per 1,000 gallons used. Residential Garbage customers are billed $10.19 per month for gargabe and recycling services. The Village's waste services provider is Green for Life

Water and Sewer services are billed with a flat rate per the size of your service, as well as by useage. For a breakdown of expected charges for residential customers, please see the table below. Please keep in mind that this rate schedule also includes the $10.19 garbage fees as well. 

Capacity Used                   3/4" Meter with Garbage                1" Meter with Garbage                    1 1/2" Meter with Garbage
1,000 Gallons 61.35 65.17 163.61
2,000 Gallons 67.06 70.88 169.32
3,000 Gallons 72.77 76.59 175.03
4,000 Gallons 78.48 82.30 180.74
5,000 Gallons 84.19 88.01 186.45
6,000 Gallons 89.90 93.72 192.16
7,000 Gallons 95.61 99.43 197.87
8,000 Gallons 101.32 105.14 203.58
9,000 Gallons 107.03 110.85 209.29
10,000 Gallons 112.74 116.56 215.00
11,000 Gallons 118.45 122.27 220.71
12,000 Gallons 124.16 127.98 226.42
13,000 Gallons 129.87 133.69 232.13
14,000 Gallons 135.58 139.40 237.84
15,000 Gallons  141.29 145.11 243.55
16,000 Gallons 147.00 150.82 249.26
17,000 Gallons 152.71 156.53 254.97
18,000 Gallons 158.42 162.24 260.68

Customers have until the first of the following month to pay their balance, with any outstanding amounts being assessed a penalty of 3.33% per month. Balances that are left unpaid will result in a discontinuation of service, and the outstanding balance will be added to the customer's tax bill. For commercial and industrial customers, larger fees may apply. Please contact the Village offices for additional information.

Village Taxes

The Village of Oxford assesses its residents with a single tax bill on July 1 of each year. The current Village millage rate is 10.62. Oxford Village residents are also assessed two tax bills, one in the summer, and one in the winter from Oxford Township.

Oxford Village Taxes are payable July 1st through August 31st without penalty. On September 1 of each year, a 4% penalty is added to delinquent tax bills, with an additional 1% interested added per month. Tax payments that are unpaid though March 1 of a given fiscal year must be paid at the Oakland County Treasurer's office.

Oakland County handles the assessing efforts for the Village of Oxford. If you have any assessing related questions, please contact Oakland County Equalization Department at (248) 858-0740, or via e-mail at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

If you have any questions or concerns regarding Village utility billing or taxes, please contact the Village Treasurer at (248) 628-2543, or via e-mail at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.