ORDERING A FINAL WATER METER READING
**REMEMBER TO ORDER A FINAL METER READING THROUGH DEP!!!**
Steps to take
Tax Search on the title report discloses water meter and sewer charges. The Seller MUST obtain a Title Read Letter (Final Meter Reading) for each meter through the date of closing. A request for a Title Read Letter must be made at least 30 days prior to the date of closing, a title read must have been requested by any of:
email sent to TitleReadRequests@dep.nyc.gov;
in person at a borough office of BCS;
by telephone to the BCS call center, 718-595-7000; or
by mail to DEP/BCS Customer Service, P.O. Box 739055, Elmhurst, NY 11373-9055.