Payment Options

The City of Vernon Center offers a variety of convenient payment options for our residents. Simply choose the option that best suits your needs.

Online Bill Payment

If paying your utility bill Online just click the green "Pay Your Bill Now" button.  Have your address handy and follow the prompts.

Payment By Mail

If paying by check or money order through the mail, please send all payments with your payment coupon. To avoid late fees, please mail your payment at least five-seven business days before the due date specified on your bill.

Automatic Bank Draft

The worry-free way to pay your bill. With this service, the amount of your monthly bill is automatically deducted from your bank account and credited to your utility account. There is no set-up fee or charge associated with this method of payment. To set up Automated Bank Draft, simply download and fill out the ACH Recurring Debit Form (if available) located below and drop it off or mail it to our office, along with a voided check.

Payment Drop-off at City Hall

A drop slot is located at City Hall just in front of the door on the right side. You may place checks or money orders there. Please avoid placing cash in the drop box.
You may also pay your bill in person at 101 Oak St N. We accept cash, check, or money orders. To avoid longer wait times, please note that Mondays, Fridays and the first day after a holiday are normally very busy.

Payment Drop-off at Community Bank in Vernon Center
You may place check payments for your utility bill at the overnight drop box at Community Bank in Vernon Center at 201 Main St E. Please make sure your check has your name or account number easily visible on it. Payments can also be dropped off in person.
Keep in mind, you can only drop off payments at the Vernon Center location.

Payment Through Financial Institution Online Bill Pay

Many financial institutions such as major banks offer their customers the ability to pay their bills via an online bill payment service (through your bank's website). Normally, these services debit the customer's checking or savings account to pay the bill. Depending on the financial institution, they may or may not charge a fee for the service. Payments may take up to seven business days to post to the customer's account. Please consult with your bank for more information.

Payment Address

City of Vernon Center
P.O. Box 385
Vernon Center, MN 56090