Housing and Utilities

Senior Citizens Residential Discount Program (Gas & Electric)

This program can help you get a discount off of your gas and/or electric bill. The discount can be as much as $18 from your monthly bill. In addition to the discount, you can receive a fuel credit up to $6 per month. Please note: If you are an Atmos Energy customer you may be able to get the monthly customer charge (currently, $10.50) taken off your bill. Atmos Energy serves the Columbus and Gainesville areas.

How do I apply?

To apply for this program, you can print and fill out an application or call the Georgia Public Service Commission at: (800) 282-5813.

Frequently Asked Questions

Am I eligible?

You can take part in this program if you are 65 years of age or older and have limited income. You must also be a customer of Georgia Power Company (electricity) and/or Atlanta Gas Light (gas).

What will I need?
Who should I contact?

Georgia Public Service Commission
47 Trinity Avenue
Atlanta, GA 30334
Toll-Free: (800) 282-5813 (in-state only)
Phone: (404) 656-4501
Fax: (404) 463-6683

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