Notice is hereby given that the Stamford Water Pollution Control Authority has changed its mailing address for User Charge payments.

Effective April 1, 2015, all payments must be mailed to the following address:

City of Stamford WPCA 

PO Box 8063

Bridgeport, CT 06601-4063 


All property owners using the sewer system will be billed bi-annually, in October and in April.  Payment is due within thirty (30) days of the date listed on the bill and can be sent to the above address.  Payment must be via money order, bank check or personal check.    NO CASH PAYMENTS WILL BE ACCEPTED.


Any appeals regarding this change MUST be taken within twenty-one (21) days from the date upon which this change was filed with the Stamford Town Clerk’s Office in accordance with C.G.S. Section 7-255 (a)—the filing date was March 12, 2015.  Appeals must be address to the SWPCA, 111 Harbor View Avenue, 2nd Floor - Bldg. #11, Stamford, CT  06902.

Located in Stamford, Connecticut, The Stamford Water Pollution Control Facility processes wastewater from the City of Stamford and the neighboring Town of Darien, and discharges clean water into the East Branch of Stamford Harbor. There has been wastewater treatment at this site since 1900. The first plant was built in 1943, followed by an upgrade in 1976, and the latest upgrade in 2006.  The Facility is manned twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year.

On this web site, you will find information about our technology and day-to-day operations. Please contact us if you have any questions or would like additional information.

The Stamford WPCA proudly supports the communities it serves and offers educational activities on wastewater treatment, stormwater, and FOG .  We invite you to tour our facility, either in person (public tours will be held on the second Friday of the month) or online with our virtual tour.

Smoke Testing Alert: February 2 2016 

****This work has been completed****
Posted by msabo Friday, January 29, 2016 11:46:00 AM

Please be advised that the Stamford WPCA is scheduled to commence with smoke testing activities for the businesses and apartments located at 65 and 77 Bedford Street on Tuesday, February 2, 2016 between 10:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.


Attached is a copy the public notification that will be delivered to the businesses and apartment tenants potentially affected during these activities.


Friday, January 29, 2016 11:40:00 AM

The February WPCA Board Finance Committee Meeting will be held on Monday, February 8th, at the WPCA, 111 Harbor View Avenue, in the Building #11 2nd Floor Conference Room.  Time: 5:30 PM


The February WPCA Board Technical Committee Meeting will be held on Wednesday, February 10h, at the WPCA, 111 Harbor View Avenue, in the Building #11 2nd Floor Conference Room. Time: 4:30 PM


The next monthly WPCA Board Meeting will be held on Tuesday, February 16th, at the Stamford Government Center, in the 10th Floor Operations Conference Room.  Time: 5:30 PM


The February WPCA Board Operational Policies & Procedures Committee Meeting has not yet been set.



Notice is hereby given that the WPCA is executing the following change
Effective October 31, 2011:
All property owners, attorneys, real estate agents, banks, financing institutions, and mortgage companies requesting a final sewer charge CLOSING/RE-FINANCING QUOTE
Must now contact the SWPCA at the following number or email address: 1-888-263-5047 or .





WPCA Plant Operations is staffed 24/7



Monday - Friday 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM


Monday-Friday 7:00 AM-3:00 PM

call 203-977-4596

After hours and on weekends

call 203-977-5570




Monday - Friday 8:00 AM-4:00 PM

call 203-977-5832