Low Income Assistance Program

City of Tucson Utility Services provides assistance to qualified customers for a $12 credit toward their monthly EGSD 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

2023 Income Guidelines

See qualifications below to check if you qualify for $12/month credit
Number of Persons
in Household
Annual Income Monthly Income
1 $21,870 $1,823
2 $29,580 $2,465
3 $37,290 $3,108
4 $45,000 $3,750
5 $52,710 $4,393
6 $60,420 $5,035
7 $68,130 $5,678
8 $75,840 $6,320

For each additional person, add $7,710 ($643 a month) 

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 would like to enroll please call the Low Income Assistance Line at (520) 791-5443.