The grant of a minimum of five percent (5%) discount relative to the monthly utilization of water and electricity by households with senior citizens;
Provided, That the individual meters for the foregoing utilities are registered in the name of the senior citizen residing therein: provided, further, that the monthly consumption does not exceed one hundred kilowatt hours (100 kWh) of electricity and thirty cubic meters (30 m’) of water:
Provided, furthermore, that the privilege is granted per household regardless of the number of senior citizens residing therein.
To avail of the discount under this Section, the senior citizen shall:
- Apply for the discount personally or thru a representative. There shall be annual renewal of application to the utility provider.
- Submit requirements:
a. Proof of age and citizenship
b. Proof of billing. Meter registration should be in the name of the senior citizen for a period of one year
c. Proof of residence