Home Energy Assistance Target (HEAT) Program


Due to COVID-19, we are currently not accepting in-person applications or appointments. Please follow the instructions below to apply for energy assistance or energy related crisis assistance.

For updates and questions about services that may be available to you, visit DWS COVID-19 resources.

The HEAT Program provides year-round energy assistance and energy related crisis assistance for eligible low-income households throughout Utah.


If you are in danger of shut-off, you may contact your local HEAT office for crisis assistance.

Eligibility Requirements for HEAT Assistance:

  1. The total household income is at or below 150% of the Federal Poverty Level.
  2. The household is responsible for paying home energy costs.
  3. The household contains at least one US citizen or qualified non-citizen (see pages 7-8 of the HEAT Policy Manual.)

For more information contact your local HEAT office.

For complete program details see HEAT Policy Manual.

  • For an overview of recent changes to the HEAT Program Policy Manual, What's New

To report fraud, waste, or abuse. dws_fraud@utah.gov

Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities by calling (801) 526-9240. Individuals with speech and/or hearing impairments may call Relay Utah by dialing 711.

Spanish Relay Utah: 1-888-346-3162

If you believe you have been treated unfairly by the HEAT program please call 866-205-4357 for assistance.