The Water Rate Assistance Program is a Daly City funded assistance program for water services. Eligibility is based on household income. Qualified applicants will receive the water rate prior to the 4% increase implemented on 07/01/2023.
This program is offered on a first-come, first-serve basis. Key factors of the program are listed below.
The program is offered based on fiscal year (July – June).
Applicants may apply at any time throughout the year. However, applications are approved contingent on availability of funds.
Applicants must reapply annually and if they move to another address in Daly City.
Applicants must notify the City within thirty days if applicant becomes ineligible for the program.
Assistance is not transferable with property or application.
Call (650) 991-8200 or e-mail email@example.com to request an application be mailed via USPS.
Low Income Household Water Assistance Program
The new federal Low Income Household Water Assistance Program (LIHWAP) provides financial assistance to low-income Californians to help manage their residential water utility costs. Established by Congress in December 2020, this federally funded program helps low-income households pay down their residential water bills.