Description: Assist elderly, handicapped and low-income persons in weatherizing their homes, improving their heating system efficiency and conserving energy.

Assistance Provided To:
Low-income occupants; community-based agencies assisting low-income occupied dwelling units.

Type of Assistance:

Funding Source: U. S. Department of Health and Human Services (LIHEAP) and U. S. Department of Energy (DOE).

Award Period: October 1 to September 30; July 1 to June 30.

Procedure for Applying:
Submission of an application to a designated community-based agency.


WAP Program Related Documents (.PDF)

2023 NJ WAP State Plan

2022 NJ WAP State Plan

2022 WAP BIL State Plan

Memorandum of Understanding with Board of Public Utilities’ Comfort Partners and WAP


New Jersey Wx Field Guide (.PDF)

URL Link:/dca/divisions/dhcr/offices/docs/wap/NJ-WxFgFinal-1Compressed.pdf


New Jersey Wx Field Guide QR Code





New Jersey Energy Audit Manual: 

New Jersey Energy Audit Manual (.PDF)


USDA Qualified Buildings for WAP

USDA Qualified Buildings for WAP (Excel)


HUD Multi-Family Projects

HUD Multi-Family Projects (Excel)

PHA Contact Information

PHA Contact Information(.Pdf)


New Jersey Weatherization Assistance Policy and Procedures

                        Table of Contents

Chapter 1 - Eligibility and Documentation [pdf 325kB]

Chapter 2 - Eligible and Non Eligible Structures [pdf 120kB]

Chapter 3 - Health and Safety [pdf 436kB]

Chapter 4 - Energy Audits [pdf 4.578 mB]

Chapter 5 - Uniform Bid Process and Contractor Relations [pdf 287kB]

Chapter 6 - Heating Systems [pdf 451kB]

Chapter 7 - WAP Agency's Grant Management and Program Operations [pdf 230kB]

Chapter 8 - State Quality Assurance Inspections and Monitoring [pdf 368kB]

Chapter 9 - Comfort Partners/WAP Partnership [pdf 347kB]


Appendix Weatherization Forms


Additional Resources