CenterPoint Energy
CES Automatic Bank Draft
Authorization Form

For CES commercial, industrial and wholesale customers only: You may enroll for the Automatic Bank Draft Payment Plan by completing this form and submitting it online or faxing the printable version below. You will continue to receive an invoice each month informing you of the amount that will be drafted from your account on the invoice due date specified. All future invoices will be marked "DO NOT PAY -- TO BE DRAFTED".

To manage your CenterPoint Energy residential or utility account and to enroll in automatic bank draft visit My Account Online. 


Automatic Bank Draft Authorization Form
* indicates a required field

CenterPoint Energy Services Customer ID number(s) *
Company Name as shown on CES Invoice *  
Bank Routing/transit number *
Name as shown on bank account *  
Bank Account Number  *  
Type of account? * Checking
Personal or Business? * Personal
Email Address *(where payment confirmations should be sent)  
Enrollment Type? * New Update Delete
I have given authority to CenterPoint Energy Services, Inc. (CES) to draw drafts against my account in payment for my CES invoice. CES has the right to cancel my use of the Automatic Bank Draft payment option. I understand that CES may charge a processing fee if my account does not have sufficient funds to cover the amount of my invoice. CES may credit or charge my bank account to correct errors.

 I warrant that I am authorized to enter this agreement on behalf of the company noted above.

Submit online
1. Complete this form and select Submit.
2. Scan and email a copy of a voided check or deposit slip to

Submit by fax
1. Complete the printable version of this form.
2. Fax this form and copy of a voided check or deposit slip to (612) 321-5081.