Senior Sewer Rebates

The City of Chicago provides a $50 annual refund to seniors on their sewer bills. To be eligible for a Senior Sewer Rebate, you must meet the following criteria:

  • You must be 65 years of age or older as of January 1 of the year you are applying.
  • You must be the sole owner, owner in joint tenancy, or tenancy in common of the property.
  • You must occupy the property as your principal place of residence.
  • You must own a townhouse, condominium unit, or cooperative apartment that shares a common water bill.

Follow these links for additional information and the online application. You must include with your application a copy of your government issued identification and a recent property tax bill for verification purposes.

Return the application and supporting documentation by August 1st of each year to:

City of Chicago Department of Finance, Utility Billing and Customer Service
PO Box 6330
Chicago, IL 60680


If you have any questions regarding Senior Sewer Rebates, please contact the Department of Finance’s Utility Billing & Customer Service Division at 312-744-4426 or