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

  • Lead; Renovation, Repair, and Painting Program; Lead Hazard Information Pamphlet; U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Final Rule, 40 CFR Part 745 (http://www.epa.gov/EPA-TOX/2008/April/Day-22/t8141.pdf)
  • “Renovate Right: Important Lead Hazard Information for Families, Child Care Providers, and Schools”, US Consumer Product Safety Commission, Indoor Air Quality Publications, Neighborhood Safety Library (document 427), (http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/pubs/iaq.html)


Historic Preservation


Annual Historic Preservation reporting for DOE WAP units completed 9/1/2014 through 8/31/2015 is due no later than Wednesday, September 10, 2015.  Please complete both of the forms below, one for each contract received, 2013 and 2014, and return to laura.white@tdhca.state.tx.us.
For 2013 contracts, report only those units weatherized during the period 9/1/14 through 8/31/2015.

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/.