Residential Sewer, Trash & Recycling Billing

Homeowners that are connected to the Township sewer system and whose trash and recycling is collected by the Township’s contracted hauler will receive one bill for both services. This bill covers the calendar year, January 1 - December 31.


Residential Sanitary Sewer Fee: $285

Recycling Fee: $69

Trash Collection Fees: The purchase of Township trash bags ($2.50 each)at local retailers pays for trash collection through the Township pay-as-you-throw program

Payment Options

  • Pay by credit card with no added fee. You will need the Account and PIN numbers located at the top left-hand side of your bill. Please email or call 484-875-6025 if you need assistance.
  • Pay by check using the bill and envelope you received in the mail. Send payment to: West Whiteland Township; PO Box 8379; Lancaster, PA 17604. Wondering why the check goes to a Lancaster address? This is the address for the bank that processes the payments on the Township's behalf.
  • Sign up for recurring payment via ACH.
  • Push payment from your bank’s bill pay module.

Pay in Full or in 3 Installments

Bills for each twelve-month period will be mailed annually on or before June 1 and include the option to pay in full or in three equal installments over the course of the year. Residents selecting three equal installments will be billed for each installment. If applicable, the bills will be prorated based on the date of service for new sewer connections. 

Residential Payment Dates

Sewer and Trash/RecyclingSewer OnlyTrash/Recycling Only
Pay in fullJuly 9, 2021$354$285$69
Installment Options*

Installment 1July 9, 2021$118$95$23
Installment 2September 13, 2021$118$95$23
Installment 3November 12, 2021$118$95$23
* To opt into installments, simply make the first installment payment by July 9, 2021

Homeowner Responsibility and Penalties

As a reminder, it is the responsibility of all property owners to supply the Township with your correct billing address. Updates to your billing address must be received in writing or by e-mail from the property owner of record to:

A 10% penalty will be applied to any installment balance remaining after the due date. If you would like to receive email reminders for approaching installment due dates please email the request to

Any sewer and recycling accounts that remain delinquent after 90 days may be subject to Collections at which point additional collections and legal costs may apply and your property can be liened. Balances from previous years in the collection process with Portnoff are not reflected in the current bill.

Summary of Services

Sanitary Sewer: All property owners that do not have onsite septic are connected to the Township sewer system and are billed for the service.

Trash and Recycling:  All homeowners, with the exception of some townhouse developments, participate in the residential trash and recycling program and are billed annually for the recycling service. The purchase of trash bags at local retailers pays for trash collection through the Township pay-as-you-throw program.

Sewer Certifications

To request a sewer certification, please email or call 484-875-6025. The sewer certification fee is $40 per request. Please allow the Township at least two weeks to process your request.