Contact Us

General Questions

  • We’re open 24/7
  • Call (888) 440-3311 to reach our contact center and automated services
  • For the Hearing Impaired for TTY/HCO services, call the Maryland Relay at (800) 735-2258
  • For non-outage problems, use our General Information Contact Form
  • You can also send us an email through our Secure Message Center

If You Need to Contact Us

SMECO makes customer service a high priority. If you have a question about our services or a non-outage problem with your electric service, use the following General Information Contact form. Please provide complete and thorough information about the issue and how we may contact you. SMECO cannot correct your problem or answer your question if we do not have complete information or a method of contacting you to follow-up on the issue.
Please do not use this form to report outages.
Please do not use this form to request an alternate plan for paying your electric bill.
  • Arrangements for alternate payment plans must be made in person or over the telephone

General Information Contact Form

To ensure the confidentiality of private information that SMECO sends you via e-mail and to comply with financial regulations, we use Zix Corporation’s email encryption services.

  • ZixCorp’s e-mail protection makes it easy for you to receive, read, and reply to all encrypted messages that we send you
  • You can send and receive confidential e-mails about your account or other SMECO information through our Secure Message Center
  • If you are already a ZixCorp customer, you can receive the emails directly

The protection of confidential communication is important to us and we want to ensure your information stays private.

Encrypted Email FAQ

What mobile devices can I use?

You can access your encrypted e-mails using most major mobile devices, including iPhones and iPads, Android phones, and BlackBerrys.


The SMECO headquarters in Hughesville and its regional office in Leonardtown are open to the public Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., except for holidays.
Cooperative offices are closed in observance of:

  • All Federal holidays
  • Good Friday
  • The Friday following Thanksgiving Day

SMECO maintains an Operations Center and a Contact Center that are staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, in order to rapidly respond to electrical outages and provide convenient customer service.

Hughesville office building

Hughesville Customer Service Center
15065 Burnt Store RoadGet Directions to Hughesville Customer Service Center

Leonardtown office building

23365 Hollywood RoadGet Directions to Leonardtown

Mailing Addresses

Contact Board Members & Key Staff

Secure Message Center

E-mail Key Staff

Webmaster Contact Form

If you have questions about your SMECO account, please submit them on our General Information Contact form above.


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