- Must meet the household income guidelines (see table).
- Must be past due on your Consumers Energy account, and outstanding balance must be less than $2,000.
- Must be 18 years or older to apply.
- Must be a U.S. Citizen, or legal alien, to apply.
- Must be an active residential Consumers Energy
account holder, or the spouse of the account holder.
- No theft or fraud on the account