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. New Post on the Mayor's Blog:

    Drainage Project Paves Way for Comp Plan Downtown Read on...
  2. Bellaire Police Department Dedication and Opening Ceremony

    The public is invited to celebrate the dedication of the new Bellaire Police Department and Municipal Court Building, located at 5110 Jessamine at 10 AM on Saturday, February 23, 2019. Read on...
  3. State of the City and Town Hall Meeting Presentations

    The 2018 State of the City and Master Drainage Concept Plans presented on February 4, 2019 can be found HERE. Read on...
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