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 48,000 accounts in Northwest Florida. Gulf Power is Northwest Florida’s largest electric utility with over 447,000 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

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