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Apply for the Low Income Assistance Program

We are pleased to offer our Low-Income Rate Assistance Program (LIRA) to those residential customer's (single family dwelling) who meet the guidelines listed below. This program provides a discount on your Base Service Charge for qualified customers. Funding is limited.

Program qualifications:

  • You must be a residential customer and receive treated water service from the District.
  • The Georgetown Divide Public Utility District bill must be in your name. *You must live at the address where the discount will be received. *Your household must 1. Participate in the California Alternate Rates for Energy (CARE) with Pacific Gas & Electric (PGE), or 2. Meet LIRA income limits.
  • You must notify the Georgetown Divide Public Utility District if your household no longer qualifies for the PGE program. *At time of enrollment you must provide a copy of your PGE bill reflecting your discount for the CARE program, or provide proper income documentation for all household members.
  • You must submit for renewal each year. Eligibility is renewed annually in June. (providing funding available)

Download application here:

Low Income Rate Assistance Program Application 2022 - Fillable.pdf

Please email your application and all supporting documents to You may also mail documents to PO Box 4240, Georgetown CA 95634.

LIRA Policy.pdf