Clinton Utilities Board (CUB) has been providing electric service to customers since 1939, starting with just 1,877 customers. Today, CUB serves approximately 30,000 customers across six counties and four municipalities, including Anderson, Campbell, Knox, Morgan, Roane, Union, Clinton, Lake City, Norris, and Oliver Springs.
CUB purchases wholesale power from the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) and distributes electric service over approximately 1,500 miles of high-voltage circuitry to its customers.
In addition to electric service, CUB also provides water service to more than 6,500 customers and sewer services to more than 4,700 customers in the City of Clinton and the Claxton community.
CUB Bill Payment Options:
When it comes to paying your CUB utility bill, there are several options available to you. Clinton Utilities Board (CUB) provides various payment options to its customers.
Customers can choose any of the following payment options to pay their utility bills:
1. Bank Draft Payment Plan
CUB’s Bank Draft Payment Plan is the easiest way to pay your utility bill. All you need to do is authorize your bank and CUB to automatically deduct your utility bill from your checking account each month. This plan is free of charge, eliminates the need for checks and postage, and ensures timely payment of your bill.
2. Online Account Access and Bill Payment
With CUB’s Online Account Access and Bill Payment, you can view your account billing information online and pay your utility bill online by check or credit card. This option provides convenience and flexibility to pay your bill from anywhere and at any time.
Click on Online Account Access and Bill Payment to pay your bill now.
3. Telephone Credit Card/Check Payment
CUB offers 24-hour bill payment using Visa, MasterCard, Discover, or check through Clearwater Payments LLP. You can make your credit card or check payment by calling 1-888-703-9195. Note that Clearwater charges a $3.10 convenience fee for credit/debit card payments.
CUB’s payment kiosks allow you to pay your bill with cash, check, or credit card. The kiosks are easy to use and your payment posts to your account immediately. The kiosk locations, hours, and applicable convenience fees are as follows:
- CUB Office Kiosk, 1001 N Charles G Seivers Blvd in Clinton – Available 24/7; Free cash & check payments; $3.10 convenience fee for credit card payments.
- Norwood Marathon, 1236 E Tricounty Blvd in Oliver Springs – Available 7 am to 9 pm; $1.50 convenience fee for cash or check payments; $3.95 convenience fee for credit card payments.
- Fastop, 501 N Main St in Rocky Top – Available 6 am to 11 pm; $1.50 convenience fee for cash or check payments; $3.95 convenience fee for credit card payments.
5. Budget Payment Plan
CUB’s Budget Payment Plan is available for residential customers. In this plan, you pay equal amounts for up to eleven months based on your last 12-month usage. In the twelfth month, your account will be adjusted. If you have overpaid, CUB will credit your account for the overpayment.
If you have underpaid, you will be billed accordingly. This program is offered only during the early spring, and applications must be turned in between March 1st and no later than May 1st.
CUB’s FlexPay offers technology that gives you the option to pay when you want, in the amounts you want. There are no deposits, no monthly bills, no late fees, no trip fees, and no reconnect fees. You can monitor your usage and pay when it’s convenient for you.
CUB Bank Payment Locations
Customers not wishing to mail their payments or bring them into the office may pay at some bank branches in this area. The following banks accept Clinton Utilities Board payments:
- One Bank of Tennessee – Oliver Springs
- Southern Bank of Tennessee – Clinton
- Community Trust Bank – Clinton
You can pay your CUB bill payment via these banks.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Here are some frequently asked questions related to the Clinton Utilities Board (CUB) bill payment.
What is CUB?
CUB is the Clinton Utilities Board, a utility company that provides electric, water, and sewer services to customers in six counties and four municipalities in Tennessee.
How can I pay my CUB bill?
CUB provides several payment options, including bank draft, online account access, bill payment, telephone credit card/check payment, kiosk payments, and bank payment locations.
What is the Bank Draft Payment Plan?
CUB’s Bank Draft Payment Plan is an easy and convenient way to pay your utility bill each month. You simply authorize your bank and CUB to automatically deduct the bill amount from your checking account.
Is there a fee for using the payment kiosks?
Yes, there are convenience fees for using the payment kiosks, which vary depending on the location and payment method.
What is FlexPay?
FlexPay is a payment option that allows you to pay for your utility usage when it’s convenient for you, with no deposits, monthly bills, or fees. You can monitor your usage and pay in the amounts you want.
By offering a wide range of payment options, CUB ensures that customers have the flexibility to choose the payment method that works best for them. Whether you prefer to pay by automatic bank draft, online, over the phone, at a payment kiosk, or at a bank, there is a payment option available to suit your needs. I hope this information helps you understand the payment options available to you as a CUB customer.