Official Payments Corporation
Credit Card Payments

Pay Tax Bill Online or Pay Water Bill Online

Property Tax
Vehicle Tax
Water Bill

Telephone or On-Line


The Craven County Tax and Water Departments announce the availability of telephone and on-line payment of bills.  You will need the following information to successfully execute the credit card transaction.

Before you begin, read the convenience fee disclosure noted below as our rates and fees have changed.  You will be charged an additional fee for using this service.

Have your tax bill or water bill and your credit card ready.

The jurisdiction code for Craven County is 4302.  Please note this before you begin.



If you wish to use the telephone service to pay your bills, please dial 888-272-9829 with the above information available.
If you wish to use on-line service to pay your bills, please click on the Official Payments Corporation Button below, you will be prompted to enter the jurisdiction code and select the type of bill you want to pay (property tax, personal tax, or water)


On-Line Payment Convenience Fee Disclosure

    This credit card service is provided by Official Payments Corporation, and you will be assessed a convenience fee for your use of this automated system.  American Express not accepted for Water Bill payments


  **  Effective May 6, 2013  ** 

New Service Fees for Vehicle Tax and Property Tax Payments

via Credit or Debit Card

** Effective May 15, 2013 **

New Service Fees for Water Bill Payments

via Credit or Debit Card
(No American Express)

Water Bill Credit Flat rate fee of $1.95 per payment
  Debit Flat rate fee of $1.00 per payment
Vehicle Tax Credit or Debit Flat rate fee of $2.95 per payment
Property Tax Credit Service fee of 2.50% with a $3.00 minimum fee
  Debit Service fee of 1.00% with a $2.00 minimum fee




For payments above $100,000, please contact the Official Payments Corp. Special Services Group at 1-877-754-4420.



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