Automatic Payment

During these troubled times, PNM wants our customers to be certain of one thing: We are in this together and PNM is here to help. If you have been impacted in any way by the coronavirus pandemic and are having difficulty paying your electric bill, please contact us so we can make arrangements. We can also discuss payment assistance programs, such as the PNM Good Neighbor Fund, that may be able to help. Please reach out to us via live chat on, email ( or phone (888-342-5766) to discuss your options. Please be vigilant against scammers claiming to be with PNM and insisting on you paying with a prepaid gift card. PNM will never ask you to pay with a pre-paid gift card.

When you sign up for Automatic Payment, PNM will automatically withdraw your monthly payment from your checking or savings account on the day it is due. 

  • No checks to write or stamps needed.
  • Get a paper bill in the mail or paperless one emailed to you, your choice.
  • Automatic Payment is free.
Enroll Online

Be sure to have your :

  • Financial Institution Name
  • Routing Number
  • Account Number
Enroll by U.S. Mail

Enroll for the first time or change your banking information by mailing us a completed Automatic Payment Authorization Agreement.

We are temporarily unable to process mailed in Automatic Payment forms due to statewide COVID-19 work-from-home recommendations. Please sign up online or change your banking information by logging into your account or chat with us weekdays from 7:30 a.m until 6 p.m. for further assistance.


If you aren't ready to put your payment on autopilot, check out our many other payment options.

FAQs: Automatic Payment

  • How do I start or stop Automatic Payment?
    • You can stop or start Automatic Payment by logging into your account and modifying your account settings.
  • How do I know if my enrollment has been accepted?
    • When enrolling online, you'll receive a confirmation message at the end of the enrollment letting you know it was successful. You'll also receive an email confirming the enrollment. Automatic Payment set up can take one to two billing cycles to complete.

View all FAQs >