If You're Past Due On Your Bill

Know Your Options

If you're late on your PSE&G payments, help may be available.

If you're currently past-due on your energy bill payments, you may qualify for help from the State of New Jersey or through private agency programs.

Payment Assistance Gas and Electric (PAGE)

PAGE is funded by the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities through the Affordable Housing Alliance (AHA).

PAGE provides annual assistance to moderate-income households that need help paying their energy bills. You may be eligible to receive a grant for up to $750 per utility (for a total of up to $1,500) within a 12-month period. The total awarded will depend on the balance owed.

Applications are available all year:

Annual income per client/household size from October to December ONLY.

Household Size 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person 9 Person 10 Person  
Minimum Annual Income $25,532 $34,492 $43,452 $52,412 $61,372 $70,332 $79,292 $88,252 $97,212  $106,172
Maximum Annual Income $64,192 $83,943 $104,362 $123,430 $143,198 $162,950 $166,631 $170,333 $174,036  $177,739

Learn more and view eligibility requirements on NJ Power On, or call 855-465-8783 or 732-982-8710.


New Jersey SHARES, Inc. has funds available for PSE&G customers who are behind on their utility bills. Funds must be used for the continuance or restoration of power.

This program provides energy assistance to moderate-income households that do not qualify for federal or state energy programs such as LIHEAP and/or USF. Eligibility is determined by income and household size.

Applications are available all year.

Apply Online


Fill out an electronic application with the assistance of a local community-based organization near you.

To learn more and view eligibility requirements, visit NJ SHARES or call 1-866-NJSHARES (1-866-657-4273)

NJ 2-1-1 Partnership

If you continue to need utility assistance, please contact 2-1-1 or click nj211.org.