Utility Fees, Policies, and Applications

The City of Staples provides electric, water, and/or sewer services to the residents and businesses within city limits.


Utility bills are mailed on the second to last business day of the month and are due by the end of the business day on the 15th of the following month unless it falls on a weekend or holiday. In that case, it's due the next business day. Bills can be paid via check, card, cash, or direct payments.


Applications and picture IDs to set up a utility account can be emailed to jstrege@ci.staples.mn.us if you are unable to stop in at City Hall. Deposit are required and may be paid with check, card, or cash. You are able to pay over the phone with a card if you are unable to stop in at City Hall.


If you have any concerns regarding your utility bill, please call City Hall at (218) 894-2550 ext. 2.

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