How do I pay my bill?
  • SMWD offers multiple ways to pay: 
    • AutoPay – the simplest way to pay 
      • Credit card or eCheck. New customers must register a new username and password at   
    • Pay through personal bank portal. You must add the letter “A” to the beginning of your account. (link to I pay though my personal bank, what changes?) 
    • One-time payment: online, by phone, mail a check, or visit us in person.  
      • In person payments may be made at San Juan Capistrano City Hall or SMWD headquarters at 26111 Antonio Parkway, Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688 
      • Customers in San Juan Capistrano may mail payments to:

Santa Margarita Water District  
P.O. Box 6000
Whittier, CA 90607

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1. When will Santa Margarita Water District (SMWD) be the water provider in San Juan Capistrano?
2. Will my account settings transfer?
3. What happens to my water rates and fees?
4. How will I receive my bill from SMWD?
5. How do I pay my bill?
6. Will my AutoPay rollover?
7. How do I pay through my personal bank?
8. How can I reach SMWD?
9. What’s the Quality of the Water?
10. How does SMWD help customers save water?
11. What are the Benefits of Annexation?
12. Why does SMWD want to take over San Juan Capistrano’s Water and Wastewater service from the City?
13. Why did the City of San Juan Capistrano select SMWD?
14. What will SMWD focus on in San Juan Capistrano?
15. Why does San Juan Capistrano have water quality violations from the State Water Resources Control Board?
16. Does SMWD have a new logo?
17. What happened to the city water employees?