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Wisconsin Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP)


Wisconsin's Division of Energy Services oversees the Wisconsin Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP). WAP provides energy conservation services in eligible households to help reduce home energy costs and save energy. Work performed often includes insulation, sealing air leaks, installation of energy-saving products, and repair or replacement of inefficient furnaces or other appliances.

Wisconsin's Division of Energy Services oversees the Wisconsin Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP). WAP provides energy conservation services in eligible households to help reduce home energy costs and save energy. Work performed often includes insulation, sealing air leaks, installation of energy-saving products, and repair or replacement of inefficient furnaces or other appliances.


To be eligible for this benefit program, you must be a resident of Wisconsin. Preference may be given to:

  • People over 60 years of age
  • Families with one or more members with a disability
  • Families with children (in most states)

In order to qualify, you must also have an annual household income (before taxes) that is below 60 percent of the State Median Income:

Annual Household Income Limits (before taxes)
Household Size*Maximum Income Level (Per Year)
1$32,105
2$41,983
3$51,861
4$61,739
5$71,618
6$81,496
7$83,348
8$85,200

*For households with more than eight people, add $1,852 per additional person.

Under DOE guidelines, you are automatically eligible to receive weatherization assistance if you receive Supplemental Security Income (SSI) or Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF).


Applications for WAP are completed by local agencies that administer the Wisconsin Home Energy Assistance Program (WHEAP). To apply for WAP, please contact the local administering WHEAP agency near you. You can find contact information for each county in Wisconsin by using the map on the Where to Apply page.


You can obtain information on eligibility, program services and where to apply by calling:
1-866-432-8947

You may also visit the WHEAP website.

1-866-432-8947