Finance 2017-07-13T09:19:52+00:00

Welcome to the Finance Department

The Finance Department maintains all financial accounting systems and records including cash receipts, receivables, payables, payroll, and risk management.  The department is also responsible for developing and monitoring a system of internal controls.

The Utility Billing Department is part of the Finance Department and is responsible for maintaining Lynden’s residential and commercial accounts for the city’s water, sewer and storm water utilities.

W-9 Form
The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) requires that every city vendor have a current W-9 (Request for Taxpayer Identification Number and Certification) form on file with the city. Complete the W-9 Form and mail it to: Lynden City Hall, Attn: Accounts Payable, 300 4th Street, Lynden, WA  98264.

Failure to comply may result in backup withholding or delayed payment of invoices until the completed W-9 is returned to us. Your assistance in expediting the return of this information to update and maintain our records is appreciated.

Department Links

City Budget
Utility Discount
Utility Occupation Tax
Surplus Bid Form
Vendor List Application
Contact Information

All Finance Department downloadable forms and applications can be found HERE.
All forms and applications for the City of Lynden can be found HERE.

1st Floor Finance Counter
1st Floor Finance Counter


To download the senior discount application, please click HERE