Effective for consumption on or about January 1, 2019 and January 1, 2020.

SAWS offers four levels of affordability discounts for residential customers who meet the income eligibility requirements.

Qualifying customers can receive the discount, by completing an Uplift application.

Eligibility is based on Household Family Size and Income at or below 125% Federal Assistance Guidelines

AFFORDABILITY PROGRAM DISCOUNTS
Family Size Annual income at or below
1 $15,613
2 $21,138
3 $26,663
4 $32,188
5 $37,713
6 $43,238
7 $48,763
8 $54,288
Families with more than 8 persons Add $5,200 for each additional person

 

2019 MAXIMUM DISCOUNT IS BASED ON TYPE OF SERVICE PROVIDED
Annual income at or below 50% Poverty Annual income at or below 75% Poverty Annual income at or below 100% Poverty Annual income at or below 125% Poverty
Water and Sewer $25.75 $17.95 $11.55 $9.05
Water only $11.25 $8.15 $5.30 $4.15
Sewer only $14.50 $9.80 $6.25 $4.90

 

2020 MAXIMUM DISCOUNT IS BASED ON TYPE OF SERVICE PROVIDED
Annual income at or below 50% Poverty Annual income at or below 75% Poverty Annual income at or below 100% Poverty Annual income at or below 125% Poverty
Water and Sewer $28.35 $19.40 $12.50 $9.80
Water only $13.85 $9.60 $6.25 $4.90
Sewer only $14.50 $9.80 $6.25 $4.90

** Please note that discounts are not applied to TCEQ and EAA pass-through fees nor to Storm Water Fees.

Rev. 9/2019