The Finance Department provides timely and accurate information, excellent customer service, and professional management of the City’s financial and technology resources in an efficient, cost-effective manner.

ANNOUNCEMENT: As of November 2023, the City of Lacey is now using the online service PaymentWorks to collect and manage vendor information. Vendors for the City can find more information at the following page:

The Finance Department provides the following services for the the City:

  • Fiscal leadership, including annual budgeting and reporting, and long-term financial forecasting
  • Day-to-day accounting activities, including payroll, accounts payable, purchasing, debt-service administration, banking services, local improvement district assessments, cash receipting, and miscellaneous receivables
  • Parking tickets, traffic infraction violations, and non-criminal offense violation payments
  • Utility billing services
  • Business licensing
  • Administrative, financial, and information technology services to other departments