You can pay your real estate and personal property tax, excise tax, water bills and light bills online! Please see the information below for special instructions on different types of bills.
To pay SMLD bills, please click here.
For all other online payments, please click here.
Real Estate Tax and Personal Property Tax
To pay a real estate or personal property tax bill online, you will need your bill number and the fiscal year for which the bill was issued.
Click here to pay your Real Estate Tax or Personal Property Tax.
If the due date for your bill has past, you may not pay your bill online. Please contact the Treasurer/Collector's Office.
You will need your bill number and the fiscal year for which the bill was issued to pay your excise tax online.
If you are paying your bill before the due date, or after receiving your first demand notice, click here. Bills may not be paid online after the due date.
If a demand has been issued for your excise tax bill, payment must be made by mail or in person at the Collector's Office.
If a warrant has been issued for your excise tax bill (but not marked at the Registry of Motor Vehicles), click here.
If your Excise Tax bill has been marked at the Registry of Motor Vehicles, you MUST make payment either in cash, money order, or bank check. You may do so by mail or in person at the Collector's Office in Sterling, or at the Office of the Deputy Collector (Kelley & Ryan) in Milford.
Please call the Sterling Collector's Office at (978) 422-8111 ext. 2310 if you have questions about how to pay your Excise Tax bill.
You will need your account number to pay your water bill online.
Click here to pay your water bill.
Sterling Municipal Light Department Bills
Please have your light bill with you. You will need both your invoice number and account number.