You are eligible if all of the following are true for you:
- You are an individual or couple that received Income Assistance from January to December in the previous year. If you are a married or common-law couple, only one person in your household can get the credit.
- You filed your Income Tax Return for the previous tax year.
- Your annual adjusted income was below $16,000 in the previous tax year.
- You had no children in the previous tax year.
You do not need to apply for the PRC. The Department of Community Services will determine if you are eligible in June of each year. If you are eligible, you will get your first PRC payment in July.