Town of Clayton Delaware Established in 1887

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Wednesday, December 13, 2017
New Resident Registration
Welcome
Welcome to the Town of Clayton!  To assist you in getting settled into your new home, we've provided a brief listing of some key things you need to do to register with the Town.

If you have any questions, please call the Town Office at (302) 653-8419.

Utility Deposit
Homeowners will be required to make a $125 utility deposit payable to the Town of Clayton.
  • $100 refundable utility deposit
  • $25 non-refundable connection fee

Renters will be required to make a $200 utility deposit payable to the Town of Clayton.

  • $175 refundable utility deposit
  • $25 non-refundable connection fee

This is required in order to receive electric, trash, water, and sewer service.

Utility Deposit Form
You are required to fill out a Utility Deposit Form.  Proof of ID is required.  When you submit your completed application with your utility deposit to Town Hall, you will receive a Welcome Packet.  The Utility Deposit Form is used to set up your account into our billing system.

Trash Services
You trash and recycle bins are provided through Waste Industries. Your trash service is billed through the Town of Clayton.
  • Trash is collected on Friday
  • Recycle pickup every other Friday
  • One bulk item can be picked up on Friday with the usual trash pick up
  • Please set out your trash containers the night before your scheduled pick up after 7:00 p.m.

Pet Registration
If you have a dog over six (6) months old, you will need to register them with the Town. There is a $3 annual registration fee.

You must present a State of Delaware dog license at the time of registration. Only two (2) dogs are allowed per household.

Download Dog Registration & Licensing Form 

Mail Delivery
The new developments in the Town of Clayton have mail delivery.  The old sections of Town do not have mail delivery.  If you live within the older sections of Town, you will need to obtain a post office box and inform the Billing Department at the Town of Clayton of your new post office box number to receive your monthly utility billing.

 
Town of Clayton
P.O. Box 1130
414 Main Street
Clayton, DE 19938

Ph: (302) 653-8419
Fx: (302) 653-2017
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