Lifeline

lifeline

Inland Cellular offers a discount to qualifying Washington state and Idaho state customers. We can discount your phone plan if you qualify for Lifeline. As of December 2020 discounts start at $5.25/per month plus $2.50 additional for Idaho residents.

After being verified, Lifeline discounts can be applied to any of our plans excluding the Pay-As-You-Go Fuel prepaid wireless plan. To view details of our plans click here.

You reside within the Inland Cellular Home Service Area, AND

You have a Washington Department of Social and Health Services Case # and your household is at or below 135% of the federal poverty guidelines, OR

You participate in one of the following programs:

  • Federal Public Housing Assistance or Section 8
  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)(Food Stamps)
  • Veterans Pension and Survivors Benefit
  • Medicaid
  • Supplemental Security Income (SSI)

Restrictions: One discount per household. If you are already receiving a lifeline discount, such as on a landline phone, you cannot get a Lifeline discount on a cellular phone also. This program can be changed, amended, or discontinued at any time, and this will not affect the Terms and Conditions of your Service Agreement. You may have to provide proof of eligibility. Re-certification is required every calendar year. Taxes and surcharges still apply.

Click here for Lifeline Terms & Conditions

You reside within the Inland Cellular Home Service Area, AND

Your household is at or below 135% of the federal poverty guidelines, OR

You participate in one of the following programs:

  • Federal Public Housing Assistance or Section 8
  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)(Food Stamps)
  • Veterans Pension and Survivors Benefit
  • Medicaid
  • Supplemental Security Income (SSI)

Idaho Residents may also receive an additional $2.50 ITSAP Discount.

 Restrictions: One discount per household. If you are already receiving a lifeline discount, such as on a landline phone, you cannot get a Lifeline discount on a cellular phone also. This program can be changed, amended, or discontinued at any time, and this will not affect the Terms and Conditions of your Service Agreement. You may have to provide proof of eligibility. Re-certification is required every calendar year. Taxes and surcharges still apply.

Click here for Lifeline Terms & Conditions

Members of the Nez Perce Tribe may qualify for an additional Tribal Lifeline discount (up to $25/mo.) if they live on Tribal Lands, AND they participate in one of the following:

  • Bureau of Indian Affairs General Assistance
  • Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
  • Head Start (income eligible)
  • Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations (FDPIR)

Restrictions: One discount per household unit. Must have a tribal member number. Must reside within the Inland Cellular Home Service Area. If you are already receiving a Lifeline discount, such as on a landline phone, you cannot get a Lifeline discount on a cellular phone also. This program can be changed, amended, or discontinued at any time, and this will not affect the Terms and Conditions of your Service Agreement. You may have to provide proof of eligibility. Re-certification is required every year. Taxes and surcharges still apply. Discount does not give credit – must pay a minimum of $1.00 per monthly rate plan.

Click here for Lifeline Terms & Conditions

In order to participate in the Lifeline program, you will need to receive your qualification certificate through the National Verifier. Use the button below or click this link to get verified:

https://www.checklifeline.org/lifeline

Once you receive the email from the National Verifier approving you for the program complete the form below to send your information to our Lifeline & Emergency Broadband Benefit Coordinator or call us at 800-248-8822

After submitting the form below, our coordinator will reach out to confirm your benefits and answer any questions. 

Lifeline Application

If you are a current customer please complete the form below. It is important that you enter your address exactly how it was entered into the national verifier. If you are not a current customer a rep will contact you to create an account following the submission of this form.
Name(Required)
Address(Required)
Max. file size: 50 MB.
This can be the qualifying certificate that is sent to you or a screenshot of the email from the National Verifier

Support & Customer Care

Interested in Applying for Emergency Broadband Benefit for your internet?

We are also a participating broadband provider for the Emergency Broadband Benefit Program to help families and households struggling to afford internet service.