How will I know if I’ve been approved?

When you receive your City of Anacortes utility bill, the discount will be noted on the line items of your statement, as in this example:

  • City Solid Waste Tax - City Solid Waste Utility Tax
  • City Utility Tax - City Utility tax
  • Recycling - Discount recycling
  • Refuse - Discount one 32-gallon can residential
  • Sewer - Discount storm drain
  • State Refuse Tax - State Refuse Tax
  • Storm - Discount storm drain
  • Water - Discount 5/8 inch by 3/4 inch residential


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1. How can I get a low-income discount on my bill?
2. How long does it take to process my application?
3. How will I know if I’ve been approved?
4. What if I have a disconnect bill and I’ve been waiting for my application to be processed?
5. How much is the discount and how long will I be on the program?
6. Will the discount move with me if I move to another residence?
7. What if I have questions that aren’t answered here?