Low-Income Programs

Low-Income Disabled Citizen Water / Wastewater / Stormwater Subsidy Program
This program is designed to give relief to low-income disabled citizens. Utility account must be in the name of the applicant. Program requirements are that your disability is one of the following:
  • Legal blindness
  • A disability qualifying for handicapped parking privileges
  • A disabled, handicapped or incapacitated person as defined under any other existing state or federal program
Income Limits
Your total income, including that of your spouse, co-tenant or anyone else living in house, does not exceed the listed income levels per size of household:
Household
Members
Monthly
Income
Yearly
Income
1
$1,459 $17,508
2
$1,966 $23,592
3
$2,474 $29,688
4
$2,981 $35,772
5
$3,333 $39,996
6
$3,579 $42,948
7
$3,825 $45,900
8
$4,176 $50,112
 Effective October 2015

Definitions
  • Co-tenant: a person who resides with the person claiming the low-income disabled citizen discount.
  • Total Income: includes all income from whatever source, including non-taxable.
Other Information
Discount is for the first 1000 cubic feet of water consumed and/or sewer discharged and/or stormwater if applicable. Current rates apply to any amount exceeding 1000 cubic feet.

City residents may also qualify for a Comcast basic cable discount. Check the appropriate box on the application form if you would like your application forwarded to Comcast for consideration.

For consideration, please return the following items to City of Bremerton Utility Billing, 100 Oyster Bay Avenue North, Bremerton, Washington 98312-3492:
  • Identification of applicant
  • A signed and completed application form (PDF)
  • Copy of proof of disability for person claiming the low income disabled discount
  • Copy of previous year's federal income tax return if you were required to file
  • Copy of other proof of income for all members of the household (i.e. Social Security Statements, W2 statements)
Low-Income Senior Citizen Water / Wastewater / Stormwater Subsidy Program
This program is designed to give relief to low-income senior citizens. Utility account must be in the name of the applicant. Program requirements are:
  • Age 62 or older
  • Total income, including that of his or her spouse, co-tenant or anyone else living in house, of $25,000 or less.
Definitions
  • Co-tenant:a person who resides with the person claiming the low income senior citizen discount.
  • Total Income: includes all income from whatever source, including non-taxable.
Other Information
For consideration please return the following items to City of Bremerton Utility Billing, 100 Oyster Bay Avenue North, Bremerton, Washington 98312-3492.
  • Identification of applicant
  • A signed and completed application form (PDF)
  • Copy of previous year's Federal Income Tax Return if you were required to file
  • Copy of other proof of income for all members of the household (i.e. Social Security Statements, W2 Statements)
Discount is for the first 1000 cubic feet of water consumed and/or sewer discharged and/or stormwater if applicable. Current rates apply to any amount exceeding 1000 cubic feet.

City residents may also qualify for a Comcast basic cable discount. Check the appropriate box on the application form if you would like your application forwarded to Comcast for consideration.