Fulton Atlanta Community Action Authority

Fulton Atlanta Community
Action Authority

LIHWAP Program

LIHWAP is a Low Income Household Water Assistance Program that helps households in paying for drinking water and sewer services. LIHWAP is a seasonal program. Please note that all services are provided by appointment only.

LIHWAP Program

The Low-Income Water Assistance Program (LIHWAP) is available to all income eligible households in Fulton County and City of Atlanta. This program offers a payment of $200 or $300 once per program year to be applied to your household drinking or sewage bill.

We will begin accepting applications for the LIHWAP program on Tuesday, November 1, 2022. Applicants must be a customer of an approved vendor. 

All applicants under 65 must sign their applications in person on the day of their appointment only. Please be prepared and arrive on time for your scheduled appointment. Thank you.

All services are provided by appointment only.  

Download LIHWAP Heating Program Flyer

Ready to Apply?

Before scheduling an appointment, please read the FAQ section for guidelines.  Once ready to apply, click on the button below to schedule your appointment or upload the required documents.


Information you need to know before you apply.

What are the income guidelines?

1- person household $28,058
2- person household $36,690
3- person household $45,324
4- person household $53,957
5- person household $62,591
6- person household $71,224
7- person household $72,842
8- person household $74,461

What documents are required?

Please submit all required documents before your scheduled appointment.

  • Current water bill (Must show your name, full address, account number, and amount due.) 
  • Proof of income for the last 30 days for all occupants over 18 years old
  • Social Security cards for all household members
  • Valid Photo ID (Driver’s License, Permanent Resident Card, Passport, etc.)

When can I apply?

All Eligible Households

Tuesday, November 1, 2022

Please note that applicants must be a customer of one of the State-approved water vendors listed below.

  • City of Atlanta
  • Fulton County Finance
  • City of Roswell
  • City of College Park
  • City of East Point
  • Fairburn Utilities

How do I apply?

To schedule an appointment, please call 404-320-6715 or click the link the link above to schedule online.