Are you a senior citizen? You maybe entitled to five percent electricity discount. Business World reported that,
“Eligible senior citizens wishing to avail of the discount could start applying starting this month at any Meralco Business Center,”, Manila Electric Co. (Meralco) said in a statement issued on Friday, adding: “customers will need to bring proof of age and citizenship, proof of residence, and proof of billing.”
Applications will be processed within 15 days and the discount, if approved, will be applied during the next billing period.
It only works if the the utility is registered under the Senior citizen’s name. This as per, Republic Act 9994.