Water, Sewer & Garbage

ON APRIL 7, 2020, HINTON TOWN COUNCIL VOTED TO DEFER PAYMENT AND PENALTIES FOR PROPERTY TAXES UNTIL AUGUST 31, 2020 AS WELL AS DEFER PAYMENT AND PENALTIES FOR TOWN UTILITIES FOR A PERIOD OF 120 DAYS ENDING IN AUGUST 2020. 

Find further information here.

Payment

There are several ways you can pay your utility bills, these include:

  • In person with cash, cheque, or interac payments at the Hinton Government Centre, located at:
    131 Civic Centre Road
    2nd Floor
    Hinton, AB T7V 2E5
  • Payments can be made at local financial institutions
  • Through online or telephone banking
  • Automatic withdrawal from a bank account, a voided cheque for that account and a pre-Monthly Payment Plan Form are required. The payments will be made on the 15th of each month.
  • An online payment service via OptionPay is now available, learn more here. 

Sewer

Sewage treatment is provided by Hinton Pulp (a division of West Fraser Mills Limited). There is also a sewer flushing program provided; however, there is no provision for the disposal of chemicals.

Water

The water source for the Town of Hinton is the Athabasca River. The reservoir capacity is:

  • Design capacity - 13,636 cubic metres / 481,555.34 cubic feet
  • Treated substance - 5,228 cubic metres / 184,626.82 cubic feet

Bulk Water Location

The Kelley Road Bulk Station is located at:

204 Kelley Road (map)
Hinton, AB T7V 1H2