Payment Options

The City of Stratford offers a variety of convenient payment options for our residents. Simply choose the option that best suits your needs.

Online Bill Payment

For your bill payment convenience, we accept debit cards as well as Visa, Mastercard, American Express and Discover. Please click the link on this page to be taken to a secure website to process your payment.

Important to note that this credit or debit card capability has the following fee basis that is charged to the owner of the credit or debit card:
Service fee rate of 2.65% or $1.00, whichever is greater, per transaction.  Pricing applies to the following transaction types:  Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express and Debit Cards.  No other fees will be assessed.

Payment By Mail

If paying by check or money order through the mail, please send all payments with your payment coupon. To avoid late fees, please mail your payment at least five to seven business days before the due date specified on your bill.

Automatic Bank Draft

The worry-free way to pay your bill. With this service, the amount of your monthly bill is automatically deducted from your bank account and credited to your utility account. There is no set-up fee or charge associated with this method of payment. To set up Automated Bank Draft, simply download and fill out the ACH Recurring Debit Form below and drop it off or mail it to our office, along with a voided check.  The City of Stratford will process your payment between the 13th and 15th of each month.

Payment Drop-off Location

You may pay your bill in person at our office or by dropping it in the drop-box outside City Hall's front door. We accept all major credit cards, cash, check, or money orders. Please note that our hours are 8:00 a.m to 4:30 p.m  Mondays thru Friday.

ACH Payment Authorization

Payment Address

City of Stratford
P.O. Box 218
Stratford, IA 50249