New Residents Guide

​​​​​​If you have recently moved or are planning on moving to the City Limits of New Haven, you may find some information on this page that will be helpful to you.

Declaration of Domicile Documents

Declaration of Domicile for Purchase of Residential Utilities will be effective January 1, 2023. The Kentucky Department of Revenue has issued a FAQs (frequently asked questions) page on their website. Links below allow you to submit the proper documentation online.

Multi-Unit Declaration of Domicile for Landlords
Declaration of Domicile Reside​nts​


Water and Sewer Service​

To obtain Sewer service, you will need to go to the New Haven City Hall, located at 302 Center Street and provide the information of your new residence along with a $50 deposit for your sewer and garbage service.  You will be given paperwork to take to Larue County Water District #1 in Hodgenville, KY to obtain your water service.  If you would like to print the form below, you can have your information completed when you come to the office.

New Sewer Service

New sewer service customers can submit a ​sewer service application and pay online!


Water and Sewer Rate Ordinance
Bank Draft Authorization Form
Sewer Service Applicat​ion
Sewer Service Disconnect


Waste Management picks up garbage in the city limits of New Haven.  The monthly charge is $9.25. ​The garbage is picked up on Friday mornings.  You can call WM at 1-866-237-7019 if you have any questions and/or complaints.  


Kentucky Utilities / 1-800-981-0600 (inside city limits)

Frequently Requested Phone Numbers

Nelson County Planning & Zoning / 502-348-1805
New Haven Post Office / 502-549-8021
New Haven School / 502-349-7232
NC Sheriffs Office / 502-348-1840
St. Catherine School / 502-549-3680
Town & Country Bank / 502-549-3167
New Haven Public Library / 502-549-6735
St. Catherine Academy / 502-549-3680
CHI Office / 502-350-5191

New Haven City Hall
302 Center Street
New Haven, KY 40051
Office: 502-549-3177
Fax: 502-549-1002

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 98
New Haven, KY 40051