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Burbank PASS

Burbank PASS Description

The Burbank Program, Activity, and Service Subsidy (PASS) Program provides Burbank residents in need of financial assistance the opportunity to engage and participate in Citywide services.

Now accepting applications for FY 2023/24!
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The applicant must be a Burbank Resident with valid proof of residency, including:


  • Valid photo driver's license or identification card


  • Current Burbank Water & Power utility bill or a verifiable residential rental/lease agreement - further documentation will be requested. 

Burbank PASS - Income Qualifications

The applicant's gross annual household total income must not exceed the amounts listed in the chart below. Proof of household size and proof of income are required.

Annual Household Total Gross Income Limits (FY 23/24)

Household Size

Annual Income Limit

1 $75,034
2 $82,537
3 $90,791
4 $99,870
5 $109,857
6 $120,842
7 $132,927
8 $146,219
pass Program Details
  • Applications are accepted year-round and approved until funding is depleted. 
  • Renewal applications are currently being accepted. 
  • The subsidy allocation does not cover the entire cost of a class, activity, program, or service.  Subsidy amounts vary from 40%-80% depending on the activity or service.  Any balance due after the subsidy is applied is payable by the participant at the time of registration.
  • Note: BurbankBus Senior and Disabled Transit Services ($1.00 per ride) are fully subsidized by PASS. *Applicants must meet the proper age or disability requirements.
  • Applicants may receive a subsidy of up to $400 per eligible individual per fiscal year – with a limit of $1,200 per household. (see chart below)
  • Parent may request a one-time transfer of up to $200 to a child(ren) from their allocation. Transfer requests are ONLY approved during the application process.
  • PASS participants are responsible for requesting subsidy for a class or activity prior to registration by submitting a Registration Request Form (PDF)  to the PASS Administrator.

Subsidy Allocations

Household Size Subsidy Allocation
1 $400
2 $800
3 and above $1,200


The Burbank PASS subsidy can be applied to various Citywide programs.

To use a subsidy for a specific program or for details on these offerings, contact the department directly or email [email protected].

View the full eligible program list.

Some programs are ineligible for subsidy. This includes, but is not limited to the following programs:

  • Basic Utility Services already included in Burbank Water and Power's Lifeline Program and Project Share
  • Building Permits and Fees
  • Burbank Senior Activity Card (BSAC)
  • Burbank Tennis Center
  • DeBell Golf Course
  • Facility Rentals
  • Go! Party
  • Penalties and Fines
  • Recreation Class Material Fees
  • Special Event Admissions
  • Starlight Bowl Concerts


PASS Administrator
(818) 238-5317
[email protected]