Utilities > Electricity (SLEMCO)

Electrical service for the Town of Krotz Springs is provided through SLEMCO (Southwest Louisiana Electric Membership Corporation).

To start or stop electrical service

To start new electrical service (commercial or residential) or disconnect service, please contact the SLEMCO service department:

SLEMCO Service Department 337-826-7911

To report an outage

To report a power outage from anywhere on SLEMCO’s system at any time, day or night:

SLEMCO 24-Hour Outage Reporting 1-888-2SLEMCO (888-275-3626)

To check the status of power outages from your smartphone, click here:

SLEMCO Outage Map


To reach the SLEMCO billing department, please call either:

Opelousas Office 337-942-1729
Lafayette (Main) Office 337-896-5200

Hours are 8am to 4:30pm on all weekdays except holidays.

To pay your bill online, please visit SLEMCO E-Bill:


Please note that electronic payments made after 4:30pm will not be posted until the next business day.  If you have received a delinquent notice and are subject for disconnection, please contact the SLEMCO Billing Department at 337-896-5200.  Failure to do so may result in disconnection.

For more billing options including Budget Billing, automated payments, and emergency bill deferment, please visit SLEMCO Billing Options:

Billing Options

New construction

To inquire about electrical service for new construction, please contact the SLEMCO service department:

SLEMCO Service Department 337-826-7911

For engineering service requirements or inquiries regarding underground developments, click here for more detailed information:

Engineering Service Requirements

Permit requirements

The St. Landry Parish Police Jury and St. Landry Parish Health Unit may have permit requirements for new electrical service.  For more information, please call:

St. Landry Parish Police Jury 337-948-0265
St. Landry Parish Health Unit 337-948-3688

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