Moving to Melbourne FL - How to Turn on Utilities

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Moving to Melbourne FL - How to Turn on Utilities electric light

When moving to Melbourne FL or the surrounding communities, a common question is:
"Who provides the various utilities, and how do I contact them to set up my account?"

Florida Power & Light (FPL).  The easiest way to start service is to go to and set up your account online.  You can also reach customer service (321) 723-7795.

NATURAL GAS - Florida City Gas Co.  1-800-993-7546 or

WATER - The provider depends on where you live in the county.

  • From Port St. John to the Pineda Causeway and Merrit Island  and Cocoa Beach, water service is provided by the City of Cocoa.  Visit city hall located at 65 Stone Street in Cocoa Village (321) 433-8800.
  • Residents of the city of Melbourne along with residents of Indian Harbor Beach, Satellite Beach, Indialantic, Melbourne Beach have service with the City of Melbourne located on the 1st floor of city hall, 900 E Strawbridge Ave.  (321) 608-7100.

 CABLE - Brighthouse (866) 309-3279 and where available AT&T U-verse (866) 770-1534.


 If you are considering moving to Melbourne FL, search for homes on my website.

Comments (4)

Silvia Dukes PA, Broker Associate, CRS, CIPS, SRES
Tropic Shores Realty - Ich spreche Deutsch! - Spring Hill, FL
Florida Waterfront and Country Club Living
Laura, excellent informations for buyers moving into the Melbourne area. This is useful information that they will need well ahead of time of the closing.
Nov 16, 2012 09:25 AM
Mary Yonkers
Alan Kells School of Real Estate/Howard Hanna Real Estate - Erie, PA
Erie/PA Real Estate Instructor

Great localism post for folks moving to Melbourne, Florida.  We provide list of utility companies and other vendors when they have accepted contract. 

Have a good weekend.

Nov 16, 2012 11:06 AM
Christine O'Shea
Christine E O'Shea Broker - Naples, FL

Laura, great concise information for folks moving to your area of Melbourne FL.  I need to place a similar list on our web site!.

Nov 17, 2012 11:44 AM
Joan Cox
House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373 - Denver, CO
Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time

Laura, great information for the new buyers in Melbourne!   Definitely one of those items on the list for the buyer to get done.

Nov 18, 2012 05:39 AM