Low Income Discounts

Low Income Senior Discounts

Qualified Benton PUD customers may receive a 15% or 20% monthly discount based on their total annual household income.  If your income is 150% or less of the Federally Established Poverty Guidelines, you may qualify to receive a 20% discount.  If your income is 151% to 200% of the Federally Established Poverty Guidelines, you may qualify to receive a 15% discount.  Please refer to the table in Step 1 of the application to determine your discount amount.  An application and income verification are required every three years, or upon request of the District to receive the monthly discount.  The discount is effective the day the application is completed and returned to Customer Service.  Therefore, the first billing period may include a prorated discount amount.  Only one discount per customer is allowable.

To verify your income, please go to the Community Action Connections, located at 720 W. Court Street in Pasco, WA.  They can be reached at (509) 545-4065.  Income verification may also be provided by an authorized government agency. 

2014 Low Income Senior Discount Application - Based on your 2013 Income
2014 Low Income Senior Discount Application - Based on your 2013 Income - Espanol

Low Income Disabled Discount

Qualified Benton PUD customers may receive a 15% or 20% monthly discount based on their total annual household income and a qualifying disability for themselves or a household member.  If your income is 150% or less of the Federally Established Poverty Guidelines, you may qualify to receive a 20% discount.  If your income is 151% to 200% of the Federally Established Poverty Guidelines, you may qualify to receive a 15% discount.  Please refer to the table in Step 1 of the application to determine your discount amount.  An application, qualification of disability and income verification are required every three years, or upon request of the District to receive the monthly discount.  The discount is effective the day the application is completed and returned to Customer Service.  Therefore, the first billing period may include a prorated discount amount.  Only one discount per customer is allowed.

To verify your income, please go to the Community Action Connections, located at 720 W. Court Street in Pasco, WA.  They can be reached at (509) 545-4065.  Income verification may also be provided by an authorized government agency. 

2014 Low Income Disabled Discount Application - Based on your 2013 Income
2014 Low Income Disabled Discount Application - Based on your 2013 Income - Espanol

**Please return completed applications in person or mail to:

Kennewick Business Office
P.O. Box 6270
Kennewick, WA 99336

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Prosser Business Office
250 N. Gap Road
Prosser, WA 99350