Get Help Paying Your Utility Bill

If your household income is 70 percent or less of the state median, you are eligible to apply for the Utility Discount Program, which offers Seattle residents a 50 percent reduction on their utility bills for up to 18 months. Income requirements are listed below. Customers living in federally subsidized housing cannot qualify for the discount. 

Program applications and information can be found at www.peoplepoint.info  or by calling (206) 684-0268.

Income Guidelines*

Number in Household

Total Monthly Income

1

$2,380

2

$3,112

3

$3,845

4

$4,577

5

$5,309

6

$6,041

 

* Income limits change every January 1. Program participants who are still eligible can re-apply for continued assistance every 3-18 months.