New Brunswick. Finance

Home Energy Assistance Program

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Record #: HDC1275 Last Modified: 12 Dec 2013 Last Full Update: 12 Dec 2013
Contact Information
Mailing Addressc/o Department of Finance Revenue and Taxation Division 
PO Box 3000 
Fredericton, NB E3B 5G5
Office PhoneContact your Local Salvation Army OR INFO-line 
506-633-4636
Toll Free Phone1-800-669-7070 
 
Fax506-388-1356
Websitewww2.gnb.ca/content/gnb/en/departments/finance/promo/heap.html
Description & Services
Description of service(s)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 2013, the program provides a benefit of $100 to families whose total income for 2011 was $28,000 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 $28,000 or less in 2011 
• Be a resident of New Brunswick as of December 31, 2011 and have filed a 2011 New Brunswick Income Tax Return  
 
Application forms for the 2013 benefit under the Home Energy Assistance Program will be available on January 3, 2013 at Service New Brunswick centres and online at www.snb.ca or at www.gnb.ca/Finance.
HoursTelephone hours:  
 
Mon-Fri 8:15 am-5 pm
Areas ServedNew Brunswick
EligibilityTo 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 $28,000 or less in 2011 
• Be a resident of New Brunswick as of December 31, 2011 and have filed a 2011 New Brunswick Income Tax Return  
ApplicationApplication forms for the 2013 benefit under the Home Energy Assistance Program will be available on January 3, 2013 at Service New Brunswick centres and online at www.snb.ca or at www.gnb.ca/Finance. 
FeesNone
LanguagesEnglish ; French
Location information
Located In CommunityFredericton
Other Details
Service Level(30) Provincial Government
Subjects
SubjectsFinancial assistance ; Heating ; Provincial government ; Tax rebates
Broader TermsFinancial services ; Government ; Public utilities ; Tax credits ; Taxation