Energy Assistance (EAP)

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EAP Updates

We are currently processing applications received on 12/18/2015. Applications are processed in the order they were received. If you are a new applicant, you can get an application by clicking the link below or calling us at 1-800-767-7139 or 507-345-6822. If you have received a disconnect notice or you are disconnected, please visit one of our locations or call. The Minnesota Cold Weather Rule is in effect until April 15, 2016.

MVAC provides energy assistance in the following counties: Blue Earth, Brown, Faribault, Le Sueur, Martin, Nicollet, Sibley, Waseca and Watonwan.

What Is Energy Assistance?

Funds to help pay heating / energy bills.

Who Is Energy Assistance For?

  • Wage earners
  • Self-employed people
  • Seniors
  • Other low income households


Who Can Apply For Energy Assistance?

  • Home owners
  • Renters who pay heating costs
  • Renters with heat included in rent, but pay electricity

What Are The Eligibility Requirements?

You must be income eligible (guidelines below)

# in Household Gross 3 Month Income
1 $5987
2 $7829
3 $9671
4 $11514
5 $13356
6 $15198


Click on a PDF below to download an application.


Click below to take the Energy Assistance Customer Satisfaction Survey