The Town of Sedgewick


The Town of Sedgewick provides water, sewer, garbage and natural gas services to all residents.

Learn more about billing information and utilities below:

Frequently Asked Questions

How often do I get a utility bill?

Bills are issued on or about the 6th of each month and are due on the 16th of the same month.

Will I get penalized if I pay late?

A 2% penalty is levied on late payments.

A 2% penalty is levied on arrears past 30 days.

Payments made at the bank, banking machine or through telephone banking are credited to the customer’s accounts on the date that the funds are deposited into the Town’s bank account.

Please note: there is up to a three business day delay when paying online.

What do the charges on my bill mean?

Metered water: water usage is charged at $1.65/cubic meter

Water IRF: Water Infrastructure Fee of $12.67/month

WMRF: Water Meter Replacement Fee of $5.00/month

Sewer: flat residential basic charge $21.62/month

Sewer IRF: Sewer Infrastructure Fee of $11.00/month

Garbage: Garbage charge of $31.00/month (four (4) bag limit for residential)

Metered Gas: the current monthly natural gas rate charges from Sedgewick Killam Natural Gas System (SKNGS) as per GasAlberta plus administration/delivery charge of $1.40.

Gas Meter S/C: Monthly Gas Meter maintenance charge of $25.00.

GST:  GST is charged on gas-related services only.

What if I have extra garbage?

Tags for additional garbage bags over the 4-bag per week residential limit are available  at the Town Office at $1.00/bag for regular Thursday pick-up.

Additional garbage may be taken to the main landfill. For Flagstaff Regional Solid Waste landfill hours check www.frswma.com.

What kind of container can I use?

Garbage must be bagged and tied, be placed in animal-proof containers with water-tight lids,and placed at the curb for collection prior to 7:00 AM every Thursday.

Does Sedgewick have recycling?

Check our recycling policy.

Are there hook-up charges?

There are no connection fees. There are reconnection fees if you request vacation turnoffs or if there is a shut off for nonpayment.

Payment Options:

  • You can make online payments directly from most major banking institutions.
  • By Mail: Box 129, Sedgewick, AB T0B 4C0.
  • In Person: by cheque, money order, or debit at the Town Office: 4818 – 47 Street, Sedgewick.
  • Monthly Utility Payments Option: the monthly payment program begins annually in June. The utility costs for the previous year are averaged into monthly payments to set out the amounts for the upcoming year. Contact the Town Office to arrange monthly payments.

If you own a rental property and wish your tenant to have a copy of billings, please complete and return the utility permission form.

Deliver it to the town office, fax to 780-384-3545 or email officemain@sedgewick.ca.

Contact Information for Utilities

Flagstaff Regional Solid Waste ManagementHours Mon-Fri 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Saturday 1 – 4:30 PM
780-384-3926 (fax)
Natural Gas – emergency24hr780-385-2116
Public Works
(water & Sewer)
24hr Forward780-384-3911
Alberta One CallCall Before You Dig1-800-242-3447
Electric Power – EPCOR1-800-667-2345or 310-4300
Power Outage310-9473
Utilities Consumer AdvocateVisit the Utilities Consumer Advocate to compare electricity and gas prices in your area, view historical rates or get help resolving utility related issues310-4822