Texas Department of Housing & Community Affairs - Building Homes and Strengthening Communities

Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP)
Program Guidance

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Client Eligibility

Program Year 2016 Income Limits for LIHEAP WAP and DOE WAP
(effective January 25, 2016)
Persons in Family/Household 100% of Federal Poverty Guidelines 150% of Federal Poverty Guidelines 200% of Federal Poverty Guidelines
1 $11,880 $17,820 $23,760
2 $16,020 $24,030 $32,040
3 $20,160 $30,240 $40,320
4 $24,300 $36,450 $48,600
5 $28,440 $42,660 $56,880
6 $32,580 $48,870 $65,160
7 $36,730 $55,095 $73,460
8 $40,890 $61,335 $81,780
Families with more than 8 persons Add $4,160 for each additional person Add $6,240 for each additional person Add $8,320 for each additional person

Eligibility for LIHEAP WAP will remain at 150% of Federal Poverty Income Guidelines.

Eligibility for DOE WAP will remain at 200% of Federal Poverty Income Guidelines.

SOURCE: Federal Register, Volume 81, No. 15, Thursday, January 25, 2015


Weatherization Tools and Guides


Webinars and Workshops

Windows Media Player is required to view webinar videos. Q&A from these webinars are included in the FAQ document posted above. Go to WAP Video Library page for more WAP-related videos.


Program Forms

Program Administration Forms

Assessment Calculators

Client and Field Assessment Forms


Health & Safety


Lead Safe Work


Historic Preservation


Annual Historic Preservation reporting for DOE WAP units completed 9/1/2015 through 8/31/2016 is due no later than Thursday, September 8, 2016.  Please complete the form below and return to laura.white@tdhca.state.tx.us.
Please report only those units weatherized during the period 9/1/2015 through 8/31/2016.

SHPO Review Information


State of Texas CO-OP Purchasing

State of Texas CO-OP provides the State of Texas volume purchasing power to local governments and assistance organizations. Members can purchase goods and services from state term contracts, TXMAS contracts, and piggyback contracts. Using these services through the State of Texas CO-OP will meet your competitive bidding requirements. http://www.window.state.tx.us/procurement/prog/coop/.