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Garbage Bill Payments

Citizens may pay their garbage bills and view their account balances online through the portal below (note: there is a $2.00 processing fee for online garbage payments)

Click here for a guide on how to pay your garbage bill online. 

Court Payments

Municipal Court Payments may now be made online by using the portal linked below: 

License & Inspection Payments

Citizens may pay the following other payments online by clicking the portal below:

  • Home Inspection Fees Payments

  • *Business License Payments

    • *Anyone applying for a new business license or renewal must first contact the Finance Department at 256-231-7716 or licensing@annistonal.gov after filling out the application to determine the amount to pay.

NOTE: There is a $1.50 card fee with online transactions.

Over the Phone Payments

Payments may be made over the phone by calling our IVR number at: 888-461-2487. You may also click the portal below to call:

Information on Garbage Fee Exemptions:

Anniston Garbage Exemptions: 

  • Some Anniston residents may qualify for a garbage fee exemption based on income requirements. For questions, please contact Jasmine Smith (Revenue Compliance) at 256-231-7718 or via email at jasmine.smith@annistonal.gov

  • To qualify for garbage fee exemptions, please complete the application linked below and turn it back in to our Revenue Compliance Officer at: jasmine.smith@annistonal.gov.

City Fee Schedule

Click the link below to view the city’s fee schedule. These schedules include the costs for city venue and facility rentals, various city services, permits, and more. City fee schedules are adopted annually by the city council. 


City of Anniston Finance Dept
P.O. Box 2168
Anniston, AL 36202

Phone: 256-231-7716

Fax: 256-231-7664

Email: licensing@annistonal.gov

Office Hours:
Monday – Friday | 7:00 AM – 4:00 PM