Elderly & Disabled Renters Rebate Program

Renters Relief

Applications will be taken on a first come first serve basis.

The application processing for City of Bristol general residents State of Connecticut Renters Relief for Elderly and Totally Disabled will begin at the Assessor’s office Wednesday April 1st through Thursday October 1st 2020. Applications will be processed utilizing the following schedule:

Monday - Thursday during the hours of
 9 am - 12 pm (morning processing)
 1:30 pm - 4 pm (afternoon processing)

 Friday during the hours of
9 am - 12 pm (morning processing) only.

Elderly applicants must have been at least 65 years of age before December 31, 2019, rent or share rent and have lived in Connecticut for one year. All applicants disabled and under the age of 65 must have proof of disability, a BPQY or an eBEV or an Awards Verification Letter. An applicant’s gross income, including Social Security Benefit must not exceed $37,000 if single or $45,100 if married.

Applicants must submit documentation of ALL income and ALL receipts for rent and utilities (Electric, Heating Fuel and Water and Sewer only) paid January through December 2019.