REPLACEMENT ASSISTANCE APPLICATIONS
THE PROGRAM IS NO LONGER ACCEPTING VEHICLE REPLACEMENT APPLICATIONS AFTER 5 P.M. ON FRIDAY, APRIL 11. 2014.
All replacement applications received on or before 5 p.m. Friday , April 11, 2014, will be processed in the order they are received. Replacement applications are processed and response letters are mailed within 45 business days or less after the date received. North Central Texas Council Of Governments is not able to assist walk-ins because of limited resources.
Assistance through this application-based program was offered on a first-come, first-served basis. As of 5 p.m. on Friday, April 11, 2014, the replacement portion was closed for the remainder of this fiscal year. Enough applications were received to exhaust the available funds. The program will resume replacement assistance for a limited period in 2015, however, an exact date has not been determined and you will need to apply at that time if you wish to be considered for replacement assistance.
VEHICLE REPAIR ASSISTANCE APPLICATIONS
THE PROGRAM CONTINUES TO ACCEPT REPAIR APPLICATIONS. Applications may be submitted by fax or mail and will be processed in the order they are received. Repair applications are processed and response letters are mailed at least 10 business days or less after the date received.
VEHICLE REPAIR ASSISTANCE
If your vehicle is registered in Collin, Dallas, Denton, Ellis, Johnson, Kaufman, Parker, Rockwall, or Tarrant County and your vehicle has failed the state emissions inspection within the past 30 days, you may be eligible for a repair voucher up to $600 toward emissions repair assistance. Please use the links to the right of this page for the income guidelines and vehicle requirements that apply for assistance.
The AirCheckTexas Drive a Clean Machine Program is designed to help vehicle owners comply with vehicle emissions standards by offering financial incentives to repair vehicles, and allows local residents to contribute to the regional air quality solution.
HOW TO APPLY FOR ASSISTANCE
Applications may be downloaded for repair assistance in English, Spanish or you may complete the online version. Please use the links to the right of this page under APPLICATIONS (How to Apply). Any version you select including the online application must be printed, signed, and submitted to our office for verification. Please mail or fax your application, supporting household income documentation* for all adults and Vehicle Inspection Report to:
AirCheckTexas Program 817-608-2315
P.O. Box 5888
Arlington, TX 76005-5888
*Income documentation may include the following copies:
- most recent income tax return or W2
- pay stubs for the last three consecutive months
- most recent disability or social security annual award letter
- written, signed statement of unemployment
Send any questions about the program to firstname.lastname@example.org Due to security reasons, DO NOT submit your application and income documentation via e-mail.
Frequently asked questions are available about the program and how to use a voucher.
ADDITIONAL PROGRAM INFORMATION
NOTE FOR VOUCHER RECIPIENTS:
For repair or replacement assistance, a voucher must be presented to a listed participating repair facility or dealership at the time of the emissions repairs or vehicle purchase. No reimbursements are allowed if emissions repairs or vehicle purchase are made prior to receiving a valid voucher or used at a non-participating facility. The replacement vehicle purchased must follow these requirements. These details are included in the replacement voucher envelope.
For more information about the AirCheckTexas Drive a Clean Machine Program, please use the links to the right of this page.
You may contact our office at 1-800-898-9103.
As Regional Administrator for the AirCheckTexas Program, the North Central Texas Council of Governments is subject to the Texas Public Information Act. Therefore, some participant information is considered public information and may be disclosed in response to Public Information Act requests.