Say Goodbye to Your Outstanding Energy Bill!

Tacoma Residents: Get Financial Assistance if You’re Near the Federal Poverty Line

The State of Washington gives money to people in need pay their energy bills.

✓  Any household in the City of Tacoma can apply.

✓  Minimal documents are needed

✓  Applicants usually receive aid within 8-12 weeks.

Let’s see if your energy account is in our service area​

Please enter the address on your energy bill below.​

    Please select your unit below.

    Income Eligibility

    You must meet the income guidelines below to qualify for assistance through MDC.

     Number of People in Household

    Household Adjusted Monthly Income for LIHEAP

    Household Adjusted Monthly Income for PSE  (Gas Only)



















    Getting Started

    Documents you will need:

    ✓ Picture ID for all household members (Ages 18+)

    ✓ Social Security cards for all household members of all ages.

    ✓ Proof of income for the last month (including paystubs, unemployment, fixed income or other documents that indicate your gross income)

    ✓ Last month’s utility bill or account number

    These funds are only available for a limited time. 

    Enter your address above to get started.