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Payment Plans & Bill Assistance

Seattle City Light is disconnecting customers for non-payment. City Light has flexible payment plans available to all customers. For income-eligible residential customers, we have bill assistance programs available, including emergency bill assistance and the Utility Discount Program. If your electricity has been disconnected, call (206) 684-3000 Monday – Friday 7:30 am – 6:00 pm to discuss your options.

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Find contact information for a variety of topics, including billing and account inquiries, outages and website issues, new construction services, jobs with City Light, and more.

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General Inquiries, Start or Stop Service, Residential Billing

Small and Medium Businesses

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Large and Industrial Businesses

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Report a Power Outage

Please have your City Light account number or the phone number associated with your account ready.

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Report a Streetlight Issue

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File a Claim

If you believe City Light has caused an incident or accident resulting in loss, injury, or damages, you can file a claim for reimbursement. Claims are handled centrally by the City of Seattle.

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Report a Scam

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Report a Problem with Your Online Account

Contact us for issues such as trouble logging into your online customer account, help resetting your password, or problems with your customer account data.

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Report an Error on the City Light Website

Contact us for issues you find on our public website such as broken links, typos, or outdated information.

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Contact us if you have any questions about application requirements for your project:

Projects less than 1 MW

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Projects 1 MW or Greater

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Careers

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Apprenticeships

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Internships

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Learn more about careers, apprenticeships, and internships at City Light on our Careers page.

City Light

Debra Smith, General Manager and CEO
Address: 700 5th Ave, Seattle, WA, 98104
Mailing Address: PO Box 34023, Seattle, WA, 98124-4023
Phone: (206) 684-3000
SCL_ExternalComms@seattle.gov

Seattle City Light was created by the citizens of Seattle in 1902 to provide affordable, reliable, and environmentally responsible electric power to the City of Seattle and neighboring suburbs.