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Finance Department

"Finance is the cornerstone of local government operations. Issues related to finance cut across multiple departments within a unit and delimit the duties of many local government officials and employees"                         
                                                                                                                             - UNC School of Government

The Finance Department is an integral part of the Town of Knightdale's daily operations and long-term projects. The Department serves as the foundation for various Town services.  The goal is to provide quality management of the Town's financial resources with exceptional customer service to all internal and external stakeholders.  


A payment drop box is available in front of Town Hall for use during and after hours.  Payments are retrieved from the drop box each business day. The Finance Department collects payment for the following:

Cash, checks, money orders, and credit cards are accepted for payments due to the Town of Knightdale. These payments are typically for citations, licenses, registration for Parks & Recreation programs, nuisance abatement charges, zoning fees, and inspection fees.

City of Raleigh utility bills may be paid at Town Hall or at any other location that accepts City of Raleigh payments. Customers may also pay online or over the phone with a credit card by calling (888) 905-3169. Please contact the City of Raleigh at (919) 996-3245 for additional payment locations.

Town Hall accepts only cash or checks for Wake County property tax payments. Customers may pay online or by phone with a Visa or MasterCard. Please contact the Wake County Department of Tax Administration at (919) 856-5400 for additional payment options.