Home Energy Assistance Program
To assist low-income families to cope with high energy costs, the government of New Brunswick has committed to extend the Home Energy Assistance Program over the next 5 years. For 2020, the program provides a benefit of $100 to families whose total income for 2018 was $30,000 or less.
To be eligible, applicants must:
• Maintain a principal place of residence (home) within New Brunswick at the time of application
• Have had a total family income (applicant and spouse or common-law partner) of $30,000 or less in 2018
• Be a resident of New Brunswick as of December 31, 2018 and have filed a 2018 New Brunswick Income Tax Return
The deadline to apply is June 30, 2020.
For additional information, see Home Energy Assistance Program under Related Links.