City of Staples Utilities

The City of Staples provides the following utilities to its residents:

  • Electric
  • Water
  • Wastewater

Privacy Notice

Per MN §13.685, data on customers of municipal electric utilities is private data. This means that the city CANNOT give out any information on a utility account with electric utilities to someone who is not on the account, unless the city has received WRITTEN permission from the account holder to release that information. This includes anyone inquiring about the amount due on the account. A third party is allowed to pay a utility bill, but they must know how much they want to make the payment for. 

Visit our new website to pay your bills from the comfort of your home!


The City of Staples is now offering an online bill pay option. Please visit to set up your account. 


Through this website, you will also be able to:

  • View account detail
  • Pay your bill
  • Sign up for e-Billing
  • Manage multiple accounts


The City of Staples also now offers a pay by phone option. Call 877-461-0098 today to make your payment over the phone!

City of Staples | 122 6th Street NE Staples, MN 56479 | 218-894-2550 | Photos provided by the Staples World.