Online Payments

Welcome to Online Payments!  We offer you the ability to pay for tickets, vehicle stickers, dog tags, and water bills from the convenience of your home.   At this time,  you can pay for your water bill, vehicle sticker or parking permits online.

Residents also have the option to use our drop-off payment box that is located outside Village Hall by the Arlington Heights Road exit of the Municipal Parking Garage, on the south side of the exit. This drop-off box is checked regularly; or by mail to 33 S. Arlington Heights Road, Arlington Heights IL  60005.

Ticket Payment Options

To Pay Ticket Online: 
Have the ticket number and/or license plate available and pay online.

To Pay By Mail:

Enclose a copy of the citation and check or money order (DO NOT SEND CASH) payable to:

Village of Arlington Heights Finance Department
33 S. Arlington Heights Road
Arlington Heights, IL 60005

To Pay in Person:
Visit one of our cashiers at the Finance counter inside Village Hall. After hours payments can be dropped off in the night box located on the first floor of the Municipal Garage outside the north entrance to the building.

To Pay by Phone:

Contact one of our Finance cashiers at: 847.368.5531 or 847.368.5522.

Vehicle Stickers & Dog Tags

Annually, vehicles stickers and dog tags must be purchased by January 1st. In October of each year applications are mailed to residents who purchased licenses in the prior year. A $10 late fee per license is assessed after the January 1st due date. Completed applications can be mailed to Village Hall along with the applicable fee, and the vehicle stickers or dog tags will be returned by mail within one week. 

Payments for these purchases cannot be completed over the phone. You must make purchases online, by mail or in-person.

A resident has 30 days to purchase and display a Village vehicle sticker when relocating or purchasing a new or additional vehicle.

Vehicle stickers and dog tags purchased after the 30-day period will be subject to a $10.00 / $30.00 late fee.

If you would like to purchase your vehicle or dog license online, you will need a credit card and all the information required on the Vehicle Stickers & Dog Tags Application. You can purchase on-line through the 
State Treasurer’s E-Pay website. No additional service charges will be assessed on this transaction. Your vehicle stickers and/or dog tags will arrive by mail within one week. 

Questions? Email us at [email protected] or call 847.368.5523

Water Bills

Water meter billing is completed by the Finance Department staff. Public works staff reads meters electronically and transfers the data to the Finance Department. Water consumption is billed bi-monthly and includes a service charge and other equipment or testing specific to individual residences. The Village receives Lake Michigan Water from the Northwest Water Commission via the City of Evanston. Well water is not used in the Village water system although deep wells are maintained as back up water sources. You can pay for your water bills in a variety of ways...

  • You can pay your Water Bill online.  One-time payment and automatic payment options are available.  
  • Water bills can also be paid by phone by calling one of our cashiers at 847.368.5531 or 847.368.5522.  
  • You can mail your water bill to Village Hall, 33 S. Arlington Heights Road, IL 60005
  • Or pay in person at the Finance counter in Village Hall.  After hours, payments can be dropped off in the night box located on the first floor of the Municipal Garage out side the north entrance to the building.