New Residential Account Application

In compliance with the Fair Accurate Credit Transactions Act (FACTA), and the Columbia River People Utility District’s (PUD) Identity Theft Prevention Program, customers are required to provide their valid social security number at the time of this application.

We may access information on your credit report with the Credit Bureaus. Late payments or other defaults on your PUD account may be reflected on your credit report.

Opening an account constitutes an agreement to be financially responsible for the cost of all utility services provided at this location, at the applicable and established rates, and to be governed by the Columbia River PUD’s General Terms and Conditions. For a complete explanation of your rights and responsibilities, please refer to the Terms and Conditions, which can also be found in our office at 64001 Columbia River Highway, Deer Island, OR 97054.

Columbia River PUD utilizes Remote Disconnect Collars on some meters. For more information about your specific location, please contact our office at (503) 397-0590.

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  • Regular service hours are 7:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday - Thursday, excluding holidays. Requests to start service are typically processed within one business day.
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  • Authorization I am requesting utility service at the above indicated location. By completing this form, I agree to be financially responsible for the cost of all utility services provided at this location until I close the account. Only those persons listed on the account can receive account details. To authorize others access to your account information, please call our office at (503) 397-0590. Failure to receive mail or an electronic bill does not release you from payment obligations. A Security Deposit may be required. In its sole discretion, the PUD may require at any time a Deposit as a guarantee of performance by the customer (delinquent account, high usage, etc.). The PUD may disconnect Electric Service for failing to pay for services rendered, tampering with PUD meters, connections or other equipment, diverting service, committing fraud, or theft of Electric Service. Refer to the General Terms and Conditions for complete explanation.
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Thank you for applying for service with us. A PUD representative will contact you within the next business day via your preferred method to finalize your setup.