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Puget Sound Energy Offers Families COVID Assistance with Utility Bills


Puget Sound Energy (PSE) has reached out to share information about its COVID Bill Assistance Program to help customers facing financial struggles. Since they relaunched this program in late-April, PSE has already distributed over $9 million directly to their customers who qualify to reduce or eliminate their outstanding balances. The COVID Bill Assistance Program offers:

  • Up to $2,500 in additional utility bill payment assistance.
  • Up to $2,500 to forgive past balances for customers who received energy assistance in the past.
  • Extended payment plans up to 18 months.
  • The option to change your energy bill’s due date to help with monthly budgeting.

PSE is committed to being a trusted community partner and doing whatever it takes to get our Puget Sound families through this challenging time.  Find more information about these programs by visiting The application form for this program is available in English and Spanish.  If you questions or need financial assistance, please contact PSE.


Posted June 8, 2021