Immediate Occupancy

Dover, Delaware Utilities Contacts:

We are not responsible for any requirements &/or deposits by the Services providers.  This is simply a guideline, as we understand it, to assist you in your transition.  

Electric Service

City of Dover – 5 E. Reed Street, Dover, DE  19901
Phone 302-736-7035 – Customer Service
You are not establishing a new service; you are getting existing
service transferred into your name.  There’s a difference!
Electric Deposit – $0.00 to 3 times the average monthly bill,
depending on your credit history.
You have to GO there, bring a photo ID, and a copy of the
front page of your lease.

Natural Gas Service

Chesapeake Utilities – 350 S. Queen Street, Dover, DE  19901
Phone 302-734-6700 – Customer Service
Gas Deposit – Depends on your credit history.
You have to GO there and fill out their application (unless you have
existing service with them and are transferring from one place to the
other.  Then you can do it by phone)

Telephone, Television, Internet Services

Verizon Traditional – P. O. Box 646, Wilmington, DE  19896
Phone 1-800-942-5000 (New Residential Service Press 2)
You will be charged a hook-up fee.
You’ll need your social security number to apply.

Comcast – 5729 W Denneys Road, Dover, DE  19904
Phone 302-382-4522 for Howard Hastings (Our Representative)

Verizon FiOS (Fiber Optics Service)
Phone 1-888-GET-FiOS (1-888-438-3467)
Phone 302-660-9611 for Christian Wynn (Our Representative) or go to

If you find any of the above information to be inaccurate, please let us know so we may make the appropriate corrections.