Elderly & Disabled Renters Rebate Program

Renters Relief

Applications will be taken on a first come first serve basis.

The application processing for City of Bristol general residents State of Connecticut Renters Relief for Elderly and Totally Disabled will begin at the Assessor’s office Monday April 1st through Tuesday October 1st 2024. Applications will be processed utilizing the following schedule:

Monday - Friday during the hours of 
9:00 am - 12 pm 

Click here for a printable information sheet. 

Elderly applicants must have been at least 65 years of age before December 31, 2023, rent or share rent and have lived in Connecticut for one year. All applicants disabled and under the age of 65 must have proof of disability, a BPQY or a Benefit Verification Letter. An applicant’s total income, including Social Security Benefit must not exceed $43,800 if single or $53,400 if married.

Applicants must submit documentation of ALL income and ALL receipts for rent and utilities (Electric, Heating Fuel and Water) paid January through December 2023.