Finance Administration

The Finance Department is responsible for general accounting, accounts payable, utility billing, purchasing, and municipal court operations. This includes cash and debt management, payroll processing, and monitoring of all revenue and expenditure activity of the city. The city's fiscal year is October 1 through September 30. The city issues a Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) following the completion of the annual audit.

The city’s taxes are collected by Harris County. You can pay and view your tax information at Harris County Tax Collections Office.

Beginning October 1, 2016, the new City water and sewer rates will go into effect and will first be reflected in the November 2016 billing. The new water and sewer rates can be viewed here.
  1. Preparing for Potential Weekend Storms

    The Bellaire Office of Emergency Management is following the National Weather Service advisory on the weekend storm beginning today, capable of producing widespread flooding to the Bellaire-Houston area. Read on...
  2. Boards and Commissions - Applications will be accepted from December 2-23, 2016.

  3. Newly adopted Water and Wastewater Rates with November 2016 Billing

    Council adopted new water and wastewater rates at their September 12, 2016 meeting.  The adopted rates are effective October 1, 2016 and will be reflected in the November 2016 bill. Learn More
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