Welcome to the Virginia Public Utilities' Website
The Virginia Department of Public Utilities (VPU), located in Virginia,
Minnesota, is a city-owned entity which
has been serving the City of Virginia since 1913. The Department of Public
Utilities Commission governs the VPU. The Commission and employees strive
to provide the citizens of Virginia with quality products and superior customer
service at reasonable rates.
The Utility produces electricity and steam with its co-generating facility, it
has a state-of-the-art water treatment plant that produces high quality water,
and it sells natural gas.
Online Bill Pay
To pay your bill online see our
Us/Bill Pay page for
The mission of the Virginia Department of Public Utilities is to
function as a municipal utility and provide our customers with
safe, reliable and quality long term electric, water, gas and
steam. The products and services will continue to be provided in
an environmentally and financially responsible manner.
Equal Pay Info
We offer the option of setting up an Equal Payment Plan if you
have been a customer for longer than 12 months in April. For
more information see our Rates and Procedures page.
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you are a new customer see our Rates and Procedures page for information about
applying for service, deposit requirements, and rates. See our
for Application for Service forms.
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if you have questions or comments.
If you are interested in Employment opportunities see our
10-2-2013 NOTICE ISSUED BY MPUC,
TELEPHONE FRAUD, NOW IMPACTING MINNESOTA
WARNING CONSUMERS OF POSSIBLE
scam that has been affecting the country has now been reported in Minnesota.
In this criminal activity, an individual will call a customer of a
utility company and represent that they are calling from the company.
To avoid disconnection the customer is told they must pay this “overdue
utility bill” by means of an on-line payment service or a prepaid credit card.
Of course, the funds are, in fact, directed to the scam artist’s
If you are
suspicious of any call threatening disconnection and demanding immediate
payment, hang up and directly call the utility office at 748-7540 to verify the
validity of the call. You may read
the full article published by the MPUC by clicking on this link