Water Division

The Water Division is responsible for providing a clean, safe, potable water supply to the City of Orange. The Division designs, constructs, and maintains wells, water lines, booster pumps, and reservoirs that serve the residents and businesses with water for domestic use and for fire protection. 

To report emergency water leaks please contact our 24-hour emergency line (714) 538-1961. 

For water misuse complaints or any other water related concerns click here to email us. 

For water meter, fire hydrant, and water main leaks please contact the Water Division at (714) 288-2475.

To open or close your water service or pay your bill please contact Utility Billing at (714) 744-2233.

  1. Water Services
  2. Water Conservation
  3. Hydrant Flushing
  4. Water Quality

The Water Division is responsible for providing clean, safe water to the City of Orange and for designing and constructing the system that supplies the residents and businesses with water. For information regarding utility billing, including new water service, please call (714) 744-2233. For current fee schedule and water rates view the Water Rates and Charges (PDF)

The City of Orange obtains approximately 75% of its water from ground water sources via 12 active wells. The ground water basin is managed by the Orange County Water District. For additional information on the Orange County Water District please click here

The City of Orange also imports water from the Colorado River and Northern California from the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California through the Municipal Water District of Orange County.

Quick Links

  1. Well Permit
  2. Groundwater Replenishment System
  3. Urban Water Management Plan 2015 (PDF)
  4. Orange County Water District
  5. Consumer Confidence Report
  6. Water Conservation
  7. Water Division Standard Plans
For information on paying your water bill or starting new service, please visit the Utility Billing Division.