WAP Application Instructions

In order to apply for Minnesota WAP, you can use any of these methods.

  • Apply in person: You can also apply in person for WAP by visiting your local WAP provider. You can find your nearest WAP provider by using this link.

  • Ask for an application by calling WAP: You can also have an application mailed to you directly by calling 1-800-657-3710.

Eligibility Requirements

In order to receive benefits through Minnesota WAP, you will need to meet the following requirements.

  • You will have to be resident of Minnesota

  • You will have to be the person responsible for paying energy costs of your household

  • Your energy costs should be high compared to household income

  • You must meet income eligibility guidelines for the program

Income eligibility

Households will need to have their annual and 3-month income within these limits.

Household size Annual income limit 3-month income limit

1 $22,340 $5,585

2 $30,260 $7,565

3 $38,180 $9,545

4 $46,100 $11,525

5 $54,020 $13,505

6 $61,940 $15,485

7 $69,860 $17,465

8 $77,780 $19,445

9 $85,700 $21,425

10 $93,620 $23,405

If there are more than 10 people in your household, then you can add $7,920 to your annual income to find out your income limits for WAP.