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    Where Does My Water Come From?

    DPU obtains its raw water from the North Fork Edisto River. The high quality and abundant quality provides for future community and economic development. Our water treatment plant processes and average of 8 million gallons per day (MGD) and has the capability to treat 30 MGD. A source water assessment was performed by SCDHEC and results are available by visiting the website at ww.scdhec.net or by calling the DPU Water Division at (803) 268-4404

Manage My Account

With DPU's Online payment Services, you have an online tool at your fingertips to help you manage your accounts and pay your utility bills online. View & Pay Bill

2015 Water Quality Report

Our Water Meets and Exceeds All Drinking Water Requirements! Click the water drop for a downloadable pdf of our Water Quality Report.

Call 811 before you dig!


Know What's Below!

Pardon Our Progress

Beginning December 5th, the Department of Public Utilities will begin our Natural Gas expansion project for the Town of Elloree. This project is a collaboration between The City of Elloree and The City of Orangeburg's Department of Public Utilities. Our goal is to have natural gas available to many of the residents and the businesses in Elloree by late Spring, early Summer 2017. For residents in this area, please call our Natural Gas Division at (803) 268-4304 to find out if this opportunity will be available upon completion of the project.


“Please be advised, beginning January 1, 2017, the DPU will no longer accept payroll and other third party checks for utility payment.  Thanks for your understanding in this matter.”

Report downed power lines and outages through the DPU Outage Management System

Click on this link for the energy saving tips.


DPU 2017 Closing Schedule
Holiday Name Day of Week Date
Good Friday Friday Apr 14, 2017
Memorial Day Monday May 29, 2017
Independence Day Tuesday Jul 4, 2017
Labor Day Monday Sep 4, 2017
Thanksgiving Day Thursday Nov 23, 2017
Thanksgiving Day Observed Friday Nov 24, 2017
Christmas Day Monday Dec 25, 2017
Christmas Day Observed Tuesday Dec 26, 2017

What you need to know for New Service

Get in touch!

Feel free to contact us

1016 Russell St.,
Orangeburg, SC 29115

Telephone: +803-268-4000
Outage: +803-268-4100
E-mail: customerservice@orbgdpu.com

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