Low Income Assistance Program

City of Tucson Utility Services (ES) provides assistance to qualified customers for a $12 credit toward their monthly ES charges. The credit is effective for one full year from the date you are approved for participation in the program.

To be eligible for the credit, you must:

  • Receive residential trash service from the City of Tucson and directly pay the city environmental services fee. (Eligibility is limited to one location within City limits)
  • Have the City utility bill in your name
  • Meet household size/income guidelines, and obtain verification of information provided

Income Guidelines for Calendar Year 2018
Límites de Ingreso Para el Año 2018

Number of Persons
in Household
Total Gross
Annual Income
1 $16,132
2 $26,438
3 $36,299
4 $44,809
5 $52,876
6 $61,845
7 $70,814
8 $79,783
For each additional person,
add $8,969
Por cada persona adicional,
sume $8,969

If you are not currently enrolled in the ES Low Income Assistance Program, please check the information packet for instructions about how to qualify for the program.

If you are currently enrolled, you will have to renew each year. You will be mailed a notice of renewal and an information sheet showing the current requirements for household size and income requirements and instructions for renewal. You will continue to receive the monthly credit until your renewal certification is approved.

If you have any questions regarding the ES Low Income Assistance Program, or have any other ES related issues, please contact Customer Service at (520) 791-3171 (Monday – Friday, 7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.)