Traffic Tickets and Water & Sewer Payments


How to pay a Water & Sewer Bill:
Water & sewer bills can be paid in advance by cash, cashier's check, money order, electronic check, personal check, Visa or MasterCard, and automatic bank drafting. Any electronic payments received after 4 pm will be posted on the next available business day.
Who to Pay:
All forms of payment are to be made payable to the Summerton Water Department.

Where to send your payments:
You may send payments to the Summerton Water Department, P.O. Box 279, Summerton, SC 29148. When mailing your payments you must include the water bill or there is a $1.00 charge added to your bill. When making payments - whether in person at the office, depositing it in the drop box or by mail - please include the bottom portion of your bill.

Warning:
Your payment must be received by the 15th of the month or you will be charged a late fee of $5.00. Failure to pay bill by 20th will result in a late fee of $25.00 and disconnection of water service.


If your water service has been turned off for non-payment, you must come into the water department office and make arrangements for service to be restored.


How to pay a Traffic Ticket:
Tickets can be paid in advance by cash, cashier's check, and money order, Visa or MasterCard. Personal checks or ATM transactions are not accepted. Any electronic payments received after 4 pm will be posted on the next available business day.
Who to Pay:
All cashier's checks and money orders are to be made payable to the Summerton Municipal Court.
Where to send your payments:
You may send payments to the Summerton Municipal Court, P.O. Box 279, Summerton, SC 29148. When mailing payments you must include either a copy of the ticket or the ticket number must be provided on the form of payment.
What is the physical address of the Summerton Municipal Court:
The Summerton Municipal Court is located in the Town Hall building at 10 Main Street, Summerton, SC 29148. The courtroom is located in the rear of the building; entrance may be gained through the front of building.
Ticket Suspensions:
Should you need a payment received before license goes under suspension, please contact office at 803-485-4385 Ext 104 before 12pm on business day to enable the Clerk to get information faxed to DMV in a timely fashion. Please note: DMV’s require at least a 24-72 hour time frame to process all suspension documents.
Warning:
You or your payment needs to be in court when the judge rules on your case (ticket). If you are unable to attend court, please have your payment submitted on or before your court date to avoid having additional penalties added.
Should this occur, the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) will also be notified of upcoming suspension of your driver’s license due to non-payment of fines.