CenterPoint Energy Services (CES) customers can pay their invoice online, by phone, by mail or wire transfer. Please contact Customer Service at 800-495-9880 with questions.
To manage your CenterPoint Energy residential or utility account and to make a payment, please visit My Account Online.
PAY ONLINE INSTRUCTIONS
|You will need your seven-digit CenterPoint Energy Services invoice number. Go to EDS*PaySM to make a payment by Electronic Funds Transfer or credit/debit card. || |
Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT)
EFT payments are withdrawn from your bank account and are subject to a service fee of $3 per payment. The maximum amount per payment is $999,999.99. You will need your bank account number and bank routing number to process a payment. CES receives no portion of the EDS service fee.
Credit/Debit Card Payments
EDS accepts Discover, MasterCard and Visa with a maximum payment amount of $10,000 per transaction, though there is no limit on the number of payments you make. Each payment transaction incurs a $175 convenience charge that will appear on your statement as EDS*PaySM. CES receives no portion of the EDS service fee.
Minnesota customers: Please note, in compliance with Minnesota statutes, individual credit/debit card payment amounts for Minnesota facilities must exceed $1,200.
PAY BY PHONE INSTRUCTIONS
To pay by phone, call EDS at 866-578-7617.
You will need your seven-digit CenterPoint Energy Services invoice number.
PAY BY MAIL OR WIRE TRANSFER
The appropriate mailing address and wire transfer instructions are listed at the bottom of your invoice. There is no fee associated with mail or wire transfer payment methods.
Click here to view a sample invoice.
Note: EDS*Pay is a Service Mark of Electronic Data Systems Corporation.