North Port Utilities is pleased to offer an Electronic Billing (E-Bill) Notification option so you can GO GREEN and quickly receive your bill notification by email.
READ THIS AUTHORIZATION AND WAIVER CAREFULLY BEFORE CHOOSING THIS OPTION OR USING THIS SERVICE, THEN CHECK AND SIGN BELOW TO CHOOSE THE ELECTRONIC BILLING OPTION.
Responsibility of the City of North Port: As with any electronic media, interruptions are possible. The City of North Port will be responsible for maintaining a standard procedure that is regularly used and relied on to get the electronic notification to the Customer.
Responsibility of the Customer: The Customer will be responsible for payments of all bills, regardless of notification from the City of North Port that a bill is available for viewing.
ELECTRONIC DELIVERY CONSENT AND WAIVER
I hereby authorize North Port Utilities to begin notifying me by email that an electronic copy of my monthly bill is available to me to view on the Internet, and I agree that it will be presumed that I have received notice of my bill if I choose to use this procedure and the City of North Port follows its established procedures in emailing the notice to me.
I hereby authorize North Port Utilities to stop delivering my utility bill via the U.S. Postal Service.
I agree that I will review my utility bill online after notification via email and that I am responsible for timely paying my bill just as though it had been sent to me via the U.S. Postal Service.
I agree that communications from the City of North Port Utilities Department, including notices or other documents required by applicable law, may be delivered to me electronically. Even though I am consenting to the use of electronic mail, I understand and agree that the City of North Port may also communicate with me via U.S. Mail at my postal address. All communications so sent, whether by U.S. Mail, personal delivery of authorized electronic means shall be considered delivered to me personally, whether or not actually received by me, so long as the communication has been properly addressed to me at the most recent email address or postal address I have provided to the City of North Port.
I agree that documents that may be delivered to me electronically include, but are not limited to, invoices, statements, late notices, newsletters, reports, privacy notices, disclosure statements and any other information delivered or provided to me by the City of North Port.
I understand and agree that the documents and other information delivered electronically may be formatted in Adobe Acrobat's portable document format ("PDF"), hypertext mark-up language ("HTML"), or other file formats that the City of North Port deems appropriate. In order to view or print the documents provided in PDF, I may have to obtain the Adobe Acrobat Reader, which is available free of charge at Adobe's website.
I agree that I am responsible for having access to any hardware, software or other technology to access the electronic deliveries made by the City of North Port, and understand that the City of North Port will not be responsible for any difficulties resulting from my failure to possess of have access to technology adequate to use the electronic communications to my satisfaction.
I agree that this Consent and Waiver will remain in effect until North Port Utilities has received written notification from me of its termination or change.