Wellington Florida Rental Tip #8: Turning on the Utilities

Renting a home in Wellington Florida can be a challenge with the lack of inventory, so I have created a series “Wellington Florida Rental Tips,” which will hopefully guide you through the process of renting a condo, villa, townhome or single family home in Wellington Florida. If you are looking to rent an apartment in Wellington some of these tips may not apply.

Wellington Florida Rental Tip #8 Turning on the Utilities

Rental Tip #8: Turning on the Utilities 

Finally! You found a great home for rent in Wellington and have a fully executed lease signed by you and the Wellington landlord. The next step is to start contacting all of the local utility companies for the services you need. Some communities will include utilities like water, cable, even dsl, but if you don’t you’ll want to start contacting them to schedule a hook-up date.

Below is a list of numbers you may need when renting a home in Wellington Florida:

Cable/Dish Television

  • Comcast Cable 800.266.2278
  • Direct TV 888.777.2454
  • Dish Network 800.823.4929


  • Florida Power & Light 561.697.8000


  • BellSouth 888.757.6500

Village of Wellington

  • Administration 561.791.4000
  • Utilities (Water) 561.791.4010 
  • Parks & Recreation 561.791.4005

Here are a few more important phone numbers you may need:

Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office

  • Emergency 911
  • Non-Emergency 561.753.8547


If you need help finding a home for rent in Wellington Florida feel free to fill out our online Rental Questionnaire and we will send you a list of rentals that meet your needs. You can also read more about Tips and Expectations when renting a home in Wellington Florida.

Read the entire series at Wellington Florida Rental Tips

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