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Destin & South Walton Utility Providers

Transitioning into a new property is already time-consuming and stressful, and that’s before trying to navigate the web of utilities and services that need to be established in any home.

Various companies offer services to distinct regions throughout the Destin and South Walton County markets. Residents may find the following guide useful in helping to set up accounts with the most important utilities and service providers.

Electricity

Two companies provide power to residents in Destin and South Walton County: CHELCO and Gulf Power. CHELCO is a not-for-profit electric distribution co-op that services over 53,000 accounts in Northwest Florida. Gulf Power is Northwest Florida’s largest electric utility with over 460,000 customers.

Chelco
South Walton Office
3906 Highway 98 West
Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459
Hours: Monday – Friday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Bluewater Bay Office
1401 Cat Mar Road
Niceville, FL 32578
Hours: Monday – Friday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Gulf Power
Destin Office
34854 Emerald Coast Pkwy
Destin, FL 32541
(850) 244-4701
Hours: Monday – Friday 8:30am- 5pm
Fort Walton Beach Office
140 Hollywood Blvd SW
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548
(800) 225-5797
Hours: Monday – Friday 8:30am- 5pm
Panama City Beach Office
110 S Arnold Rd
Panama City Beach, FL 32413
(850) 233-5100
Hours: Monday – Friday 8am -4pm

Water & Sewer

Destin Water Users provides complete water service to residents of incorporated Destin as well as well the Kelly Plantation development. Water and sewer for the Miramar Beach area and some sections of unincorporated Destin is provided by South Walton Utility Company, Inc.

Region Utilities—Walton County provides wastewater service to the coastal region between Sandestin and Rosemary Beach, and provides water to homes and businesses in the area from just east of Sandestin through Rosemary Beach, and from the Gulf of Mexico north to Choctawhatchee Bay. Residents of western Bay County are serviced by Panama City Beach Water & Wastewater Department.

Destin Water Users, Inc.- Destin
218 Main Street
Destin, FL 32541
(850) 837-6146
Hours: Monday – Friday 7:30am -4:30pm
South Walton Utility Company Inc. Miramar Beach-Destin
369 Miramar Beach Drive
Miramar Beach, FL 32550
(850) 837-2988
Hours: Monday – Friday 8am -4:30pm
Regional Utilities- Walton County
4432 US Highway 98 E
Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459
Phone: (850) 231-5114
Panama City Beach Water & Wastewater Department
110 S Arnold Rd
Panama City Beach, FL 32413
(850) 233-5100
Hours: Monday – Friday 8am -4pm

Gas

Okaloosa Gas is the provider for both Okaloosa and Walton Counties. Western Bay County residents in the Lake Powell area are serviced by TECO Peoples Gas.

Okaloosa & Walton County Panama City Beach/Bay County
Okaloosa Gas
4432 US-98
Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459
(850) 729-4700
TECO Peoples Gas
3706 W. 23rd Street
Panama City, FL 32405
(850) 872-6127

Phone, Internet & Cable

Four different media companies offer phone, internet and cable service to customers throughout the Destin area, South Walton County and Panama City Beach area. Contact these companies to find out which provider is appropriate for your address.

Panama City Beach
WOW Internet, Cable & Phone
235 West 15th Street
Panama City, FL 32401
(850) 215-1000
Comcast Cable
4001 W 23rd St a
Panama City, FL 32405
(877) 502-6103
Santa Rosa Beach
Mediacom
176 Commercial Pkwy
Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459
(855) 633-4226
Hours: Monday – Friday 8am -4:30pm
Destin
Cox Cable
34904 Emerald Coast Pkwy #136
Destin, FL 32541
(850) 460-7167
Hours: Monday- Friday 10am- 6pm

Trash Removal

Four different media companies offer phone, internet and cable service to customers throughout the Destin area, South Walton County and Panama City Beach area. Contact these companies to find out which provider is appropriate for your address.

Panama City Beach
Waste Management
(850) 871-5379
Mr.Trash LLC
1108 School Ave.
Panama City, FL 32401
(850) 249-3382
Waste Pro Panama City
4132 15th Street East
Springfield, FL 32404
(850) 872-1800
Walton County
Waste Management
108 Hill Avenue
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548
(800) 862-7141
Walton County Residential Waste Collection
(850) 835-0248
Okaloosa County
Waste Management
108 Hill Avenue
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548
(800) 862-7141
Okaloosa County Public Works Department
(850) 301-2822