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Seattle City Light is committed to ensuring that all of our customers have reliable power. This is especially important to those who depend on life-support equipment.
The Life Support Equipment Program provides:
- Notification about when planned outages will occur
- Notification about unplanned outages lasting longer than 8 hours
- Ways to keep electric service on where customers fall behind on bill payment
How to Enroll
To enroll in the program, please select the enrollment form from the list below. A licensed healthcare provider needs to assist in completing the form.
Submit the completed form to City Light:
FAX: “Life Support Program” at (206) 287-5074
We will place a Life Support Equipment flag on your account and it will remain there as long as the enrollment form is current.
PLEASE NOTE: This program requires recertification each year. At the end of the each year, you will recieve a renewal form in the mail which must be recertified by a healthcare provider and returned in order to continue participating in the program.
If your phone number or emergency contact information changes anytime during the year, it’s essential to inform us about those changes by calling (206) 684-3000.
Although we can’t guarantee that you will not be affected by outages, we do offer information to help you stay prepared and informed. For tips on how to be prepared for an outage, visit powerlines.seattle.gov/outage.
Users of life-support equipment should have a backup plan that includes an alternative source of electric power, such as a battery backup system or a generator.
Consider joining Seattle Neighborhoods Actively Prepare (SNAP), coordinated by the City of Seattle Office of Emergency Management. SNAP brings together neighbors, families, and friends to prepare, as a community, for an emergency.
SNAP members are there to help each other when problems occur. Contact SNAP at 206-233-5076 or visit their website.