Tahlequah Public
Works Authority
101 North College Avenue
Tahlequah, Oklahoma  74464
(918) 456-2564

New Account Application

To establish new service you will need to come into our office located at 101 North College Avenue, between the business hours of 8:00am to 4:00pm, Monday - Friday.  Things you will need to bring are: a Driver's license or other government issued photo id; a rental receipt, lease agreement, buyer's contract or deed with name and address; and the monetary deposit.  If this is a new account that does not have meters, you will also need to bring a copy of the 911 address issued by the 911 office.  Forms of ID can be: Driver's license or other government issued ID card, Student or Tribal ID with photo, Military ID or United States Passport. If forementioned ID's are unavailable, then two(2) of the following may be used: Social Security Card, Birth Certificate, Voter's Registration Card, or Native American tribal document (CDIB, for example).

You will need to put up deposits based on the services at that location.

For residential the deposits are as follows:

Electric $200.00
Gas $150.00
Water $50.00
Total Electric $400.00
(Effective as of April 1, 2011)

For commercial the deposits are as follows:

Minimum Electric $200.00
Minimum Gas $200.00
Minimum Water $50.00
(Effective as of April 1, 2011)

Deposits for businesses whose utility bills can be expected to exceed the minimum deposit amount will be based upon 1 1/2 times the largest bill of the past 12 months for that business, or a similar type business, during the past 12 months.