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Tribal Lifeline

Customers living on federally recognized Tribal Lands* can receive up to

$34.25 off phone or internet service.

Lifeline is a federal program that helps lower the cost of your monthly phone or Internet bill.*

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*Lifeline’s Tribal Lands is defined in 47 CFR §54.400 (e). Go to and select “Tribal Lands” for more information.

**If you live on Tribal lands, you can receive a discount of up to $34.25 per month, and up to a $100 reduction for first-time connection charges.

3 Ways to Apply

Apply Online

Click here to fill out an application.

Contact Lifeline Support Center

For questions regarding your application call 1-800-234-9473.

Mail Your Application

Print an application from Fill out and mail it with proof of eligibility to:
Lifeline Support Center
P.O. Box 7081
London, KY 40742


Individual Eligibility

You may qualify for a discount if you live on federally recognized Tribal lands* AND can provide proof of any ONE of the following:

  • Your income is at or below 135% of the federal poverty guidelines, OR
  • You participate in any ONE of these government benefit programs:
    • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)
    • Medicaid
    • Federal Public Housing Assistance (FPHA)
    • Veterans Pension and Survivors Benefit
    • Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
    • Bureau of Indian Affairs General Assistance
    • Tribal Head Start (income based)
    • Tribal Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (Tribal TANF)
    • Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations Assistance

Household Eligibility

You can have multiple households at one address, for example

  • Four adult family members that live at the same address, but do not share income and expenses, may each have their own Lifeline benefit.
  • If you share housing, complete the Household Worksheet, available at

How to show you are Eligible:

You may need to show proof that you qualify for Lifeline, such as:

  • A copy of your SNAP or program letter
  • A copy of your pay stub or tax return to prove your income is at or below 135% of the federal poverty guidelines.

Tips for Applicants on Tribal Lands

Lifeline customers may qualify to receive

Unlimited Talk, Text, & Data

for just $26.99/mo.

on Unlimited Prepaid*